Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, CO

Metropolitan State University of Denver

Speer Blvd and Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80217-3362
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Metropolitan State University of Denver Review

A- Excellent
3.8611 Based on 9 Reviews
Career Preparation
A
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
B

Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

881 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/Black Studies
 
3
 
 
 
Anthropology
 
27
 
 
 
Behavioral Sciences
 
5
 
 
 
Developmental and Child Psychology
 
56
 
 
 
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
6
 
 
 
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
 
7
 
 
 
History, General
 
59
 
 
 
Human Services, General
 
71
 
2
 
Linguistics
 
11
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
162
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
10
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
38
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
0
 
 
 
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
 
175
 
 
 
Social Work
 
72
147
0
 
Sociology
 
30
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

580 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
125
41
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
170
11
 
 
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
 
5
 
3
 
Economics, General
 
23
 
 
 
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
18
 
1
 
Finance, General
 
70
 
0
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
103
 
10
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

509 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
5
 
 
 
Art Teacher Education
 
5
 
 
 
Art/Art Studies, General
 
0
 
 
 
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
 
23
 
2
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
31
 
 
 
Education, General
 
 
41
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
 
 
 
1
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
30
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
93
 
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
46
 
23
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
 
74
 
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
10
 
 
 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
 
11
 
 
 
Rhetoric and Composition
 
74
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
20
 
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
 
1
 
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
 
19
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

405 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other
 
88
 
 
 
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
9
 
 
 
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
 
1
 
 
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
 
 
4
 
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
 
 
 
2
 
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
 
53
21
 
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
16
 
 
 
Medical Informatics
 
0
 
 
 
Nutrition Sciences
 
82
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
129
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

352 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
 
9
 
 
 
Biochemistry
 
44
 
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
175
 
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
29
 
 
 
Geography
 
6
 
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
6
 
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
45
 
 
 
Physics, General
 
6
 
 
 
Technical and Scientific Communication
 
32
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

222 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Air and Space Operations Technology
 
 
 
7
 
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
 
28
 
 
 
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
 
23
 
 
 
Environmental Science
 
41
 
 
 
Environmental Studies
 
 
 
2
 
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
 
1
 
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
7
 
 
 
Industrial and Product Design
 
29
 
 
 
Land Use Planning and Management/Development
 
6
 
4
 
Materials Engineering
 
 
 
37
 
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
 
37
 
 
 

157 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
 
69
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
87
 
 
 
Systems Engineering
 
1
 
 
 

123 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
47
 
2
 
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
 
4
 
 
 
Meeting and Event Planning
 
48
 
 
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
18
 
0
 
Restaurant/Food Services Management
 
1
 
 
 
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations
 
3
 
 
 

99 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
 
1
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
20
 
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
52
 
 
 
Music, General
 
26
 
 
 

59 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications, General
 
24
 
 
 
Journalism
 
35
 
 
 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
 
0
 
 
 

0 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
 
 
 
0
 
Agricultural and Food Products Processing
 
 
 
0
 

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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
 
 
 
 
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
 
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics (Department of Health Professions)
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
  • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4.2222222222222 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Hospitality Hotels and Restaurants, Class of 2010

    we had experiential learning classes. Most of our classes were very hands on with real world situations

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    juvenile corrections, Class of 1997

    Most instructors work in the field that they teach in

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor's in Criminal Justice, Class of 2002

    Many of the instructors in the core courses are actively working in their field. Internships.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    International Business, Class of 2006

    Instructors who have worked in the field, live contacts, Preparation of actual business plans and developement

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Liberal arts, Class of 2015

    Alumni groups. Job fairs. Career center

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Criminal Justice, Class of 2004

    real-world teachers, career guidance counseling, job placement assistance

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Writing, Class of 2000

    Credit based on experience, internships

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Hospitality Hotels and Restaurants, Class of 2010

    it doesn't have a strong community, most students commute from different parts of the city.

    2 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor's in Criminal Justice, Class of 2002

    There are different locations for different courses. When I was in my core courses, the students were a bit more on the mature/older side.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    International Business, Class of 2006

    Slightly older than average. Majority working fulltime and going to school. Motavated.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Criminal Justice, Class of 2004

    it's a commuter school, people of all age ranges and places in life, not a lot of sports, more focused on education

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, Class of 2012

    Adult learners and minority focused

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.2222222222222 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Hospitality Hotels and Restaurants, Class of 2010

    the classrooms are good, small class sizes. I never went to the dorms or dining halls or computer labs

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    juvenile corrections, Class of 1997

    It is a college for working adults--no dorms, dining halls; classrooms are in various locations

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor's in Criminal Justice, Class of 2002

    My core courses were held in an building that used to be offices. The main campus was very comfortable.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Liberal arts, Class of 2015

    Mostly new or under works to be updated

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Criminal Justice, Class of 2004

    no real dorms that i am aware of, although there was student housing availble. classrooms and cafeterias and common areas were sufficient

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 2010

    very low tech computer labs, no dorms, classrooms are being improved constantly. new biology build, aviation dept, etc.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Writing, Class of 2000

    Computer labs and a small library, access to bigger libraries

    4 Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

3 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    juvenile corrections, Class of 1997

    There are no real activities that I know of--no sports, etc.; may be some clubs or something

    2 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Liberal arts, Class of 2015

    Screenplay readings, art shows, parenting group

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Criminal Justice, Class of 2004

    I was working full time and going to school full time, i did not participate much in outside activities

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, Class of 2012

    Commuter school so not a typical university

    2 Rated January 2016

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