Professional Studies

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Professional Studies

Programs in Professional Studies prepare students to enter the professional workplace directly after receiving their associates or certificate. Some students transfer to a four-year institution upon graduation.

Personality Traits

Analytical, Entrepreneurial, Ethical, Detail oriented, Manager, Organized, Problem solver, Researcher

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Career Areas for Professional Studies

Below are Career Areas in Professional Studies. Additional information about specific career titles can be found for each Career Area.

Career Titles in Professional Studies

Below are specific career titles for this Career Area. Select Learn More to see CCA program information as well as information about which courses you will need to complete that program.

Title Median Salary Projected Job Openings Bachelor's Required?
Accountants $73,400 Colorado: 1,960
National: 49,800
NoLearn More
Agricultural Engineers $84,040 Colorado: 0
National: 70
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Agricultural Technicians $60,210 Colorado: 0
National: 1,240
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Appraisers, Real Estate $54,630 Colorado: 40
National: 2,050
YesLearn More
Compensation & Benefits Managers $73,400 Colorado: 10
National: 600
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Compensation, Benefits, & Job Analysis Specialists $67,470 Colorado: 50
National: 2,400
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Computer & Information Systems Managers $101,630 Colorado: 240
National: 9,480
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Economists $70,910 Colorado: 20
National: 700
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Education Administrators, Preschool & Childcare Center/Program $77,160 Colorado: 40
National: 2,290
YesLearn More
Equal Opportunity Representatives & Officers $103,460 Colorado: 150
National: 4,530
NoLearn More

CCA Programs in Professional Studies

A.A. Economics
A.S. Mathematics
A.A.S. Paralegal
A.A. Degree Core
A.A.S. Accounting
A.A.S. Business: Human Resources
A.S. Degree Core
Certificate: Early Childhood Education - Director
Certificate: Early Childhood Education - Teacher
Certificate: Early Childhood Education - Teacher Level II
Certificate: Translation and Interpretation
A.A.S. Computer Information Systems
Certificate: Business - Human Resource Management
A.S. Articulation with Colorado School of Mines
Certificate: Business - Real Estate

Transfer Information

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Aurora, CO 80011

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