Colorado Environmental Scientists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Environmental Scientists in Colorado

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Fast Facts for Environmental Scientists in Colorado

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Boulder and Denver
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greeley and Fort Collins
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Denver and Boulder

Salaries for Environmental Scientists in Colorado

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Boulder and Fort Collins

Schools for Environmental Scientists in Colorado are listed below.

Selected Environmental Science Schools in Colorado

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Environmental Policy, BS in Environmental Policy and Management
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
Colorado Technical University
Colorado Springs, Englewood

CTU can connect you to a powerful professional network, real-world faculty and innovative technology.

  • Programs: Denver - Doctor of Management - Environmental and Social Sustainability, Colorado Springs - Doctor of Management - Environmental and Social Sustainability
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Science
  • Degrees: Master
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More Colorado Environmental Science Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Colorado School of Mines Golden Doctorate 4,560
Colorado State University Fort Collins Doctorate & First Professional 27,569
United States Air Force Academy USAFA Bachelor 4,461
University of Colorado at Boulder Boulder Doctorate & First Professional 31,796

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Environmental Scientists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Colorado. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Environmental Scientists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Environmental Scientists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fort Collins 150 $68700 1.62
Grand Junction 90 $64850 2.34
Greeley 60 $61270 0.92
Boulder 850 $77300 7.87
Colorado Springs 80 $75990 0.47
Denver 1600 $76050 1.84
Aurora 1600 $76050 1.84
Lakewood 1600 $76050 1.84
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