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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Denver, CO. The 2019 average net price at Metropolitan State University of Denver is $15,248. Acceptance rate is 59.45%. The school has a total enrollment of 20,192.

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Location: Denver, CO
Student Body: 20,192
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.msudenver.edu
Acceptance Rate: 59.45%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 59.45%
  • Application Deadline: July 19, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $25
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $6,245
Out of State/International Tuition: $19,426
In State Grad Tuition: $8,068
Out of State Grad Tuition: $12,765
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,400
Other Fees: $1,421
Net Price In-District/State: $15,248
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,570
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,247 / 1,323
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 460 - 560
  • Median SAT Math Range: 440 - 550
  • Median ACT Range: 17 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 1
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 21%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 8%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 7%
  • Psychology: 6%

Academic Programs

Metropolitan State University of Denver offers 115 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsMetropolitan State University of Denver offers 82 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Engineering Technology
  • Civil Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
  • African-American, Black Studies Degree
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other Degree
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American, Chicano Studies Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Transportation, Materials Moving
  • Airline, Commercial, Professional Pilot and Flight Crew Degree
  • Aviation, Airway Management and Operations Degree
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsMetropolitan State University of Denver offers 5 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Health Professions
  • Health, Health Care Administration, Management Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Public Admin, Social Services
Certificate ProgramsMetropolitan State University of Denver offers 21 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Autism Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Military Technology
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Public Admin, Social Services
Transportation, Materials Moving

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 28%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 30%
  • 1st Year Retention: 63%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $39,800
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 20,192
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 55%
  • Hispanic Students: 26%
  • Black Students: 6%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 1%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program1 Agreements with 4 Colleges
Aims Community College
Arapahoe Community College
Colorado Mountain College
Colorado Northwestern Community College
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Aims Community College
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Arapahoe Community College
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Colorado Mountain College
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Colorado Northwestern Community College
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