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Metropolitan State University of Denver is a public institution located in Denver, Colorado. The city atmosphere of Denver makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

69 Undergraduate Degrees
64% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Metropolitan State University of Denver?

Location of Metropolitan State University of Denver

Contact details for MSU Denver are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Speer Blvd And Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80217-3362
Phone: 303-556-3058
Website: www.msudenver.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/msudenver
Twitter: https://twitter.com/msudenver

How Do I Get Into MSU Denver?

You can apply to MSU Denver online at: www.msudenver.edu/admissions/apply/

Admission Requirements for MSU Denver

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into MSU Denver?

64% Acceptance Rate
60% Of Accepted Are Women
1% Submit SAT Scores
MSU Denver has an acceptance rate of 64%, which means it is fairly selective. Take that into account when you are working on your application and gathering requested materials. Do what you can to stand out among other applicants.

Approximately 40% of accepted students are men and 60% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 64%, and the acceptance rate for women is 65%.

Average Test Scores

About 1% of students accepted to MSU Denver submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 460 and 570. Math scores were between 440 and 560.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Metropolitan State University of Denver  ( 460 to 570 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Metropolitan State University of Denver  ( 440 to 560 )
200
800
MSU Denver received ACT scores from 91% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 16 and 22. Math scores were between 16 and 22. Composite scores were between 17 and 22.

ACT English Scores for Metropolitan State University of Denver  ( 16 to 22 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Metropolitan State University of Denver  ( 16 to 22 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Metropolitan State University of Denver  ( 17 to 22 )
1
36

Can I Afford Metropolitan State University of Denver?

36% Take Out Loans
7.7% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At MSU Denver, approximately 36% of students took out student loans averaging $4,620 a year. That adds up to $18,480 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at MSU Denver is 7.7%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Metropolitan State University of Denver Undergraduate Student Diversity

12,250 Full-Time Undergraduates
53% Women
46% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 19,194 undergraduate students at MSU Denver, with 12,250 being full-time and 6,944 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  MSU Denver

There are also 886 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 12,250 full-time undergraduates at MSU Denver, 47% are male and 53% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  MSU Denver

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Metropolitan State University of Denver students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of MSU Denver Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 514
Black or African American 707
Hispanic or Latino 3,776
White 6,179
International Students 115
Other Races/Ethnicities 959

Geographic Diversity

Colorado students aren't the only ones who study at Metropolitan State University of Denver. At this time, 20 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 66 countries are represented at MSU Denver. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, China, and India.

Online Learning at Metropolitan State University of Denver

1,292 Took All Classes Online
7,791 Took At Least One Class Online
0.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 6 bachelor’s degree and 1 master’s degree programs available online at MSU Denver. In 2017-2018, 7,791 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at MSU Denver has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of MSU Denver

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Metropolitan State University of Denver was 0.1%. This is the #1,551 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at MSU Denver regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Metropolitan State University of Denver Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s TOTAL
Computer Science 69 69
TOTAL 69 69

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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