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2022 Best Legal Professions Schools in Colorado

5 Colleges in Colorado
673 Legal Professions Degrees Awarded
$43,556 Avg Early-Career Salary
Legal Professions isn't the most popular major in the world, but it's not the least popular either. To be more precise it ranks #17 in popularity out of 38 majors in the country. So, you may have to do some digging around to find quality schools that offer the degree program. This list can help with that.

For its 2022 ranking, College Factual looked at 5 schools in Colorado to determine which ones were the best for legal professions students pursuing a degree. Combined, these schools handed out 673 degrees in legal professions to qualified students.

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Best Legal Professions Schools in Colorado The legal professions program you select can have a big impact on your future. That's why we developed our collection of Best Schools for Legal Professions rankings. In order to come up with a best overall ranking for legal professions schools, we combine our degree-level rankings, weighting them by the number of degrees awarded at each level.

In order to find the schools that are the best fit for you, you may want to filter to one of the degree levels below.

When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Legal Professions Schools in Colorado list to help you make the college decision. More interested in schools in a specific area of the country? Filter this list by region or state.

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If you aren't interested in a particular degree level and want to know which schools are the overall best at delivering an education for the legal professions degrees they offer, see the list below.

#1

Arapahoe Community College

Littleton, CO

Arapahoe Community College is one of the finest schools in the United States for getting a degree in legal professions. Arapahoe Community College is a fairly large public college located in the suburb of Littleton. This college ranks 20th out of 39 schools for overall quality in the state of Colorado.

There were approximately 26 legal professions students who graduated with this degree at Arapahoe Community College in the most recent year we have data available. After graduating, legal professions degree recipients usually earn an average of $35,500 at the beginning of their careers.

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#2

University of Denver

Denver, CO
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
309 Legal Professions Degrees Awarded

University of Denver is one of the finest schools in the country for getting a degree in legal professions. DU is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of Denver. A Best Schools rank of #488 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means DU is a great university overall.

There were roughly 309 legal professions students who graduated with this degree at DU in the most recent year we have data available. Those legal professions students who get their degree from University of Denver make $3,344 more than the standard legal professions student.

More information about a degree in legal professions from University of Denver

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
197 Legal Professions Degrees Awarded

It's hard to beat University of Colorado Boulder if you wish to pursue a degree in legal professions. Located in the city of Boulder, CU - Boulder is a public university with a fairly large student population. A Best Schools rank of #242 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means CU - Boulder is a great university overall.

There were about 197 legal professions students who graduated with this degree at CU - Boulder in the most recent year we have data available. Legal Professions degree recipients from University of Colorado Boulder receive an earnings boost of around $13,044 above the average income of legal professions graduates.

More information about a degree in legal professions from University of Colorado Boulder

#4

Front Range Community College

Westminster, CO

Front Range Community College is one of the best schools in the country for getting a degree in legal professions. FRCC is a large public college located in the suburb of Westminster. This college ranks 11th out of 39 colleges for overall quality in the state of Colorado.

There were about 22 legal professions students who graduated with this degree at FRCC in the most recent data year. After graduation, legal professions degree recipients usually make about $28,400 in their early careers.

More information about a degree in legal professions from Front Range Community College

#5

IBMC College

Fort Collins, CO
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
8th Most Popular In CO

Located in the city of Fort Collins, IBMC is a private for-profit college with a fairly small student population. This college ranks 39th out of 39 schools for overall quality in the state of Colorado.

There were approximately 5 legal professions students who graduated with this degree at IBMC in the most recent year we have data available.

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Explore all the Best Legal Professions Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Utah 37 304
Idaho 36 120
Montana 35 90
Wyoming 33 83

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Major Annual Graduates
Law 448
Legal Support Services 93
Legal Research 65
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 47
Legal Professions (Other) 20

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Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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