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Business & Commerce Schools in Colorado

804 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Business & Commerce is the 6th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Colorado

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 600
Master’s Degree 203
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a general business major is more popular with men than with women.

Business & Commerce Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 4.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.2%
  • White: 60.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.5%
  • Other Races: 12.8%
Business & Commerce Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Colorado

In this state, there are 86,970 people employed in jobs related to a general business degree, compared to 5,325,510 nationwide.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Colorado

General Business grads earn an average of $118,580 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Colorado that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

#1

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction
230 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
9,373 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,700 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,840. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
12,931 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.19 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 1.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,500 a year.

107 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
7,081 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 52% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Colorado State University - Pueblo grads earn an average salary of $33,900.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
3,114 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,700 a year. 95% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,300 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
27,232 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,900 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. This private school has an average net price of $15,658.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
6,908 Total Students

The 3.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.31 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
12% Graduation Rate
123 Total Students

In their early career, DeVry University - Colorado grads earn an average salary of $32,600. The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at DeVry University - Colorado. The student loan default rate is 9.90% which is lower than average.

Business & Commerce Careers in CO

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Management Analysts 27% $86,560
Social and Community Service Managers 26% $78,720
Cost Estimators 26% $66,270
Construction Managers 22% $89,190
General and Operations Managers 21% $107,140
Administrative Services Managers 20% $113,320
Managers 16% $127,750
Sales Managers 16% $145,520
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 13% $108,730
Chief Executives 11% $180,190
Industrial Production Managers 7% $117,200

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Business Administration & Management 10,201
Accounting 1,903
Human Resource Management 951
Business Support & Assistance 879
Finance & Financial Management 485
Marketing 476
Management Information Systems 399
Management Sciences & Methods 381

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