Each year, an average of 3 students graduate from gerontology schools in Colorado. If you too are interested in a career in gerontology, Colorado has 1 gerontology schools for you to choose from. Yearly tuition at gerontology schools in Colorado for a degree in gerontology is $5,451 per year.
University of Northern Colorado is the largest gerontology school in the state of Colorado, based on number of students. It is located in Greeley. In 2009, a reported 3 students graduated with a gerontology degree from University of Northern Colorado. This was 100% of the total gerontology graduates in Colorado for that year. Tuition at University of Northern Colorado, was $5,451 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with a degree in gerontology choose to become gerontologists. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Colorado, it is important to know that the job outlook for gerontology graduates in the state is good. There are currently an estimated 40,880 gerontologists working in Colorado. And the government projects that this number will increase by 29%, or to 53,130 gerontologists by the year 2018.
In Colorado, as a gerontologist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $46,747 per year to more than $84,165 per year. Gerontologists in Colorado earn a median yearly salary of $63,560.