Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, CO

Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, CO

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Tuition & Fees

$7,665

$20,846

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
13%
500-599
42%
400-499
37%
300-399
5%
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
9%
500-599
45%
400-499
33%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
30-36
1%
24-29
20%
18-23
51%
12-17
25%
6-11
0
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undergraduateRatios

47%

male

53%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Selective

59%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,992
Declined 5,450
Total Received 13,442
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Public

19,437

undergraduate students

257

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Metropolitan State University of Denver, founded in 1963, is a multipurpose, public college. Its 175-acre campus is located in downtown Denver.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 19,694
Established in 1963
Coeducational Coeducational

127-acre campus in Denver (population: 704,621); branch campuses in Englewood and Northglenn. Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation to parking lots. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Denver
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Denver International

Metropolitan State University of Denver
1201 Fifth Street
Denver
80217-3362

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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
5%
Top 1/4
20%
Top 1/2
52%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
13%
500-599
42%
400-499
37%
300-399
5%
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
9%
500-599
45%
400-499
33%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
30-36
1%
24-29
20%
18-23
51%
12-17
25%
6-11
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $25
Application deadline July 1
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 2.98

Selective

59%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,992
Declined 5,450
Total Received 13,442

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA

Important

class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Considered

application essay
recommendation(s)

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
geographical residence
interview
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,244
Additional fees $1,421.10
Total $7,665.10

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Deferred payment plan yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Squash

Club Sports Men

Cheerleading, Fencing, Football, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Squash, Swimming and diving, Ultimate frisbee

Club Sports Women

Cheerleading, Fencing, Swimming and diving, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 2

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
African-American/Black Studies
Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other
Anthropology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
Behavioral Sciences
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Developmental and Child Psychology
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Science
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
Finance, General
Fire Services Administration
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Human Nutrition
Human Services, General
Industrial and Product Design
Journalism
Land Use Planning and Management/Development
Linguistics
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Medical Informatics
Meeting and Event Planning
Meteorology
Modern Languages
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Teacher Education
Music, General
Nutrition Sciences
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Rhetoric and Composition
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education and Teaching, General
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Navy ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

19,694

total students

96.1%

in-state

3.9%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

19,437
students

Female
53%
10,353

Male
47%
9,084

1%

257
students

Female
80%
205

Male
20%
52

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

65%

12,673
students

Female
53%
6,705

Male
47%
5,968

35%

6,764
students

Female
54%
3,648

Male
46%
3,116

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 65%
Student 4 year graduation rate 8%
Student 5 year graduation rate 12%
Student 6 year graduation rate 8%

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
28%
Hispanic/Latino
51%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

2,038

Transfer students enrolled

10%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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