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General Construction Trades Schools in Colorado

94 General Construction Trades students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, General Construction Trades is the 41st most popular major out of a total 134 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 21.3%
  • White: 69.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 5.3%

Jobs for General Construction Trades Grads in Colorado

16,160 people in the state and 598,210 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general construction trades.


Wages for General Construction Trades Jobs in Colorado

In this state, general construction trades grads earn an average of $73,580. Nationwide, they make an average of $70,540.


There are 4 colleges in Colorado that offer general construction trades degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
849 Total Students

A typical student attending LCC will pay a net price of $9,459. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,283 Total Students

69% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending FRCC will pay a net price of $9,713. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.


Colorado Mesa University

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,621 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Trinidad State Junior College grads earn an average salary of $23,900. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

General Construction Trades Careers in CO

Some of the careers general construction trades majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 30% $69,300

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