Universities & Colleges in Colorado
*UG - Undergraduate
*G - Graduate
*in - In-state Fees
*out - Out-of-State Fees
- Recommended program (Top 250)
Colorado in spite of being one of the larger states of USA has quite an average population. With a population of around 5.5 million in 2017. Named on the river Colorado which is flowing more on the psyche of the state and plays hugely significant role in the shaping of the state, Colorado has a spontaneous landscape that comprises of mountains, forests and rivers. The state is famous for extreme weather conditions of thunderstorms, lightning and tornadoes and many severe devastation are part of life of Coloradans. Denver as the capital of the state has been instrumental in building the industrial establishment of Colorado that makes this state third among all states of USA in prosperity.
The state has a number of good education institutes and some of them are even famous internationally. Certain courses are considered path breaking in their approach and methods of teaching. This is though a bit segmented case of some courses at University of Colorado. Some other colleges that are providing some quality educations are Adams State College, Fort Lewis College and other sections of Colorado University. The fees for some of the elite courses are comparative to other top class universities situated Outside Colorado.
Colorado has been ranked consistently as one of the best states to do business. A mining dominated economy of earlier years has transformed itself into highly industrialized state. The economy of the state ranges to USD 320 billion and a per-capita income of USD 55,000. This is quite high among the country and there are many industries to support this income. The state has one of the highest technology driven high end industries. There are many government enterprises, which started the trend and even today plenty of military bases are working in Colorado. Defense and other research is another area where Colorado is quite strong and providing good results. To some extent the weather is responsible for such experiments. With extreme heat and dry conditions this works wonder for this sector in Colorado.