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Overview

The University of Colorado–Denver, a public university established in 1912, enrolls more than 18,000 students. A member of the University of Colorado system, the university offers more than 140 degree programs.

Through CU Online, the University of Colorado–Denver allows students to complete a host of online undergraduate and graduate degrees.

CU Online's nine bachelor degree options include English writing, communication, psychology, and international studies. Students may pursue variety of minor and certificate programs.

The university provides 15 online master's degree programs, ranging from recording arts and media forensics, to information systems, veteran and military health care, and more. Students may also pursue doctorates in pharmacy, nursing practice, nursing, and educational leadership.

Online students can access course materials anytime.

The University of Colorado-Denver is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

University of Colorado-Denver Online Degrees

University of Colorado–Denver's Accreditation, Approvals, Tuition & Admissions Info

Accreditation

University of Colorado–Denver is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Tuition

Undergraduate tuition -- $401 to $1,119 in-state / $997 to $1,080 out-of-state
Graduate tuition -- $481 to $1,080

Admissions and Transfer Info

University of Colorado–Denver's admission prerequisites and application requirements vary by program.

In general, undergraduate applicants must submit high school transcripts and ACT/SAT scores.

CU Denver does not limit the amount of transfer credit it accepts; however, courses must meet certain requirements such as time limits, minimum GPA and be from an accredited institution.

Graduate applicants must submit official transcripts from each university or college they've attended.

Depending on the program, the university also may require letters of recommendation, standardized test scores, vita/resume, a statement of purpose, essays, or a creative portfolio.

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Online Degrees at the University of Colorado–Denver

Significant University of Colorado–Denver online degree rankings:
#5 Best Online College in Colorado
#51 for the Best Online College in the U.S. for 2018

Liberal Arts & Humanities

Certificates
*Coming Soon* Photography

Bachelor Degrees
*Coming Soon* Bachelor of Fine Arts in Experience Design
*Coming Soon* Bachelor of Arts in Public Service
Communication
English Writing - Ranked #5
Sociology - Ranked #9

Master Degrees
Recording Arts, Media Forensics*

Some programs require campus or in-person attendance and are noted with an (*)
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Business & Management

Certificates
Nonprofit Organizations

Bachelor Degrees
*Coming Soon* Bachelor of Arts in 3D Production, Business and Entrepreneurship

Master Degrees
Business Administration
Management and Organization
Public Administration - Ranked #8

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Computers & Technology

Bachelor Degrees
*Coming Soon* Bachelor of Arts in 3D Production, Business and Entrepreneurship

Master Degrees
Information Systems - Ranked #3

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Bachelor Degrees
Criminal Justice - Ranked #12

Master Degrees
Criminal Justice - Ranked #12

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Nursing & Healthcare

Certificates
Health Care Informatics
Health Education

Bachelor Degrees
Nursing, RN to BS Degree - Ranked #7

Master Degrees
Nursing, Informatics Option
Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Systems (iLEAD)
Public Health, Leadership and Public Health Practice

Doctoral Degrees
Nursing Practice (DNP)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Nursing
Doctor of Pharmacy (iPharmD)

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Psychology & Counseling

Bachelor Degrees
Psychology

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Science

Master Degrees
Global Energy Management*

Some programs require campus or in-person attendance and are noted with an (*)
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Engineering

Master Degrees
Geographic Information Systems

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Education & Teaching

Certificates
Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (CTESOL)
Adolescent Literacy
Applied Behavior Analysis
Early Literacy
Infant Toddler Autism
Online Teaching

Master Degrees
Curriculum and Instruction: Integrated Studies - Ranked #10
Information and Learning Technologies, eLearning Design and Implementation
Information and Learning Technologies, School Library
Early Childhood Education

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