Metropolitan State University of Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU Denver) is a public university that is located in Denver, Colorado. MSU offers bachelor's and master's degree programs through 4 schools and colleges which are, the College of Business, School of Education, College of Professional Studies, and the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences.

  • Average Tuition USD 17,039
  • Acceptance Rate 65%
  • Students 20,676
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Metropolitan State University of Denver was established in 1965. It was initially known as Metropolitan State College, and it officially opened its doors to over 1000 students in October 1965. MSU Denver has two main campuses, both in Colorado. The main campus in Denver, provides students with many recreational activities, as well as facilities that includes a fitness center and dance studio.

Metropolitan State University of Denver has over 19,800 students. Students at MSU Denver can find many ways to be active on campus through the Office of Student Activities. There, students can find over 90 student organizations that cover many interests from movies, to art. The office also hosts many events and invites many influential speakers.

Master Programs

  • Student Success Building, 890 Auraria Pkwy #410, Denver, CO 80204, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 17,039 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • Student Success Building, 890 Auraria Pkwy #410, Denver, CO 80204, United States

    Health Administration

    USD 17,039 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Administration. The program offers courses that focus on studying the administration of public health systems, management, health care systems, and hospital networks.

  • Student Success Building, 890 Auraria Pkwy #410, Denver, CO 80204, United States

    Professional Accountancy

    USD 17,039 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Student Success Building, 890 Auraria Pkwy #410, Denver, CO 80204, United States

    Social Work

    USD 17,039 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

  • Student Success Building, 890 Auraria Pkwy #410, Denver, CO 80204, United States

    Teaching

    USD 17,039 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Teaching. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities; diagnosing learning disabilities; developing individual education plans; teaching and supervising special education students; special education counseling; and applicable laws and policies.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 72
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50
  • Minimum incoming GMAT 600
  • Minimum SAT 880
  • Minimum ACT 17
  • Average SAT Score 1040

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    Established in 1965

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          • Testimony
            1993-1997, Bachelor's Degree

            An education from MSUD does not compromise.

            tIf I were to do it over, I would go back to MSUD in a heartbeat. My time at MSUD certainly helped build the skills and foundation I needed to find success in today’s very competitive environment.

          • Testimony
            1990-1994, Bachelor's Degree, Chemistry (Criminalistics Emphasis) and Mathematics (Probability and Statistics Emphasis)

            Equips You for Success Beyond the Classroom

            When I attended Metro, the criminalistics track required two semesters of internship in a forensic laboratory. The school had fostered relationships with many labs in the area, including the private biological testing lab that accepted me. This experience gave me the opportunity to acquire skills and connections that I couldn't obtain through classroom learning alone. These skills were later used extensively throughout my doctoral training. I am indebted to Metro for providing these options!

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            2006-2013, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

            Excellent school for non-traditional students

            MSU-Denver is a very diverse college. IT shares space with two other higher education institutions. With classes smaller than most universities, it provides a unique educational experience that you will find no where else in the world.