Metropolitan State University of Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver, established in 1963, is a public urban University located in Denver in Colorado, USA. The University offers master's degree programs through schools and Colleges such as Business, Letters, Arts & Sciences and Education.
  • Average Tuition USD 17,039
  • Acceptance Rate 65%
  • Students 20,676
  • Total Annual Cost USD 17,039
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU Denver) offers five master's degree programs in subjects such Social Work, Teaching, Health Administration, Accounting and Business Administration. The institute's faculty and notable alumni include Fulbright scholars, award-winning novelists, reputed academics, successful public servants and pioneering scientists, including civil rights activist Richard T. Castro and Olympic swimming coach Todd Schmitz. MSU Denver provides a number of experiential learning centers, resources and institutes to students, including the on-campus Tivoli Brewing Company, where students of the Beer Operations Program can work with and learn from industry professionals, and the Hotel and Hospitality Learning Center and Springhill Suites Downtown that serves as a hands-on learning space for students. Additionally, the institute has strong links to the community, with over 732 businesses having provided internships to MSU Denver students in the past.
  • 01Ranked 96-127th in US News & Media Report's Best Colleges - Regional West Universities ranking for 2019.
  • 02Offers an affordable education through the lowest tuition among the largest Colleges of Colorado, USA.
  • 03A network of over 90,000 alumni across the world.

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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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The institute offers a number of scholarships, including the Health Professions Rising Star Endowed Scholarship to a high-achieving Health graduate or undergraduate student.

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    Other Information

    Established in 1965

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    The institute has an average class size of 21 students.

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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!

          • Testimony
            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.