Best psychology graduate programs in Colorado

Psychology is a dynamic field with career opportunities in counseling, teaching, business, and more. A graduate degree in psychology can advance your knowledge in a particular subfield and lead to additional career opportunities. Read more about how we rank the best graduate psychology programs here.

Our master’s in psychology rankings cover 326 of the 607 universities available, accounting for 81% of total student conferrals. Three years after completing their degree, graduates earn a weighted average salary of $44,486.

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#1 in Colorado | #51 in Psychology nationally

University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical

Denver, Colorado

Economic score: 0.56

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $45,565

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $2,832

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $27,197

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 0.60

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#2 in Colorado | #140 in Psychology nationally

University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, Colorado

Economic score: 0.92

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $46,903

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $1,494

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $44,555

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 0.95

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#3 in Colorado | #161 in Psychology nationally

Adams State University

Alamosa, Colorado

Economic score: 1.02

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $46,910

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $917

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $48,765

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 1.04

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#4 in Colorado | #217 in Psychology nationally

Regis University

Denver, Colorado

Economic score: 1.31

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $39,891

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: - $4,577

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $46,741

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 1.17

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#5 in Colorado | #224 in Psychology nationally

Colorado Christian University

Lakewood, Colorado

Economic score: 1.36

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $40,486

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: - $6,234

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $47,834

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 1.18

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#6 in Colorado | #261 in Psychology nationally

University of Denver

Denver, Colorado

Economic score: 1.85

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $52,170

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $6,842

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $111,361

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 2.13

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#7 in Colorado | #284 in Psychology nationally

Naropa University

Boulder, Colorado

Economic score: 4.80

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $31,734

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: - $14,430

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $104,660

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 3.30

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Boulder, Colorado

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Colorado State University, Fort Collins

Fort Collins, Colorado

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How long does it take to pay down debt in psychology in Colorado?

Years

1.5 years

The average debt accrued from a master's degree in psychology is covered by average graduate earnings in 1.5 years.

How much do graduates with master's degree in psychology earn in Colorado?

Salary

$42,105

The median master's degree in psychology graduate earns $42,105 3 years after graduating.

How much does a master's degree in psychology cost in Colorado?

Net cost

$22,142

The average annual cost of a master's degree in psychology is $22,142. This is the net cost and considers only students that have received Title IV funds.