The Metropolitan State University of Denver undergraduate and graduate catalogs for the 2023-24 academic year are now available to view online. The 2023-24 Continuing Education and Non-Credit Offerings Bulletin has also been posted. 

Roadrunners can also access the newly published Digital Badge Bulletin, which includes a list of digital badges available for interested learners.   

New and discontinued programs

New programs that will begin next fall include: 

  • Aging Services Leadership Major, B.S. 
  • Appraisal and Title Minor 
  • Creative Writing Minor 
  • Fitness and Exercise Leadership Minor
  • Graduate Certificate in Risk Assurance and Advisory 
  • Literature Minor 
  • Men’s Health Minor 
  • Property Management Minor 
  • Real Estate Major, B.S.
  • Risk Assurance and Advisory Certificate 
  • Special Education Undergraduate Added Endorsement Program 
  • Trauma-Informed Practices Graduate Certificate 

Discontinued programs

The following programs have been discontinued as of next fall: 

  • Bilingual Education Specialist Certificate – School Educator
  • English Minor 
  • No Concentration option (English Major, B.A.) 
  • Integrative Health Care Extended Major, B.S. 
  • Wellness Coaching Certificate 

New concentrations

Additionally, the following programs have new concentration options: 

  • English Major, B.A. 
    • Professional Writing and Rhetoric Concentration 
  • Health Care Management Major, B.S. 
    • Executive Administrator Concentration 
  • Integrative Health Care Major, B.S. 
    • Health Navigation Concentration
    • Lifestyle Medicine Concentration
    • Men’s Health Concentration 
    • Wellness Coaching Concentration 
  • Journalism and Media Production Minor 
    • Broadcast Journalism Concentration
    • Journalism Concentration 
    • Media Production Concentration 
    • Public Relations Concentration 
    • Technical Writing and Editing Concentration 
    • Video Production Concentration 
  • Lifestyle Medicine Major, B.S. 
    • Complementary Medicine Concentration 
    • Men’s Health Concentration 
  • Master of Business Administration
    • Human Resource Management Concentration
  • Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction 
    • Business Education Concentration 
    • English Education Concentration 

Additional changes

  • The College of Health and Applied Sciences has split into the College of Aerospace, Computing, Engineering, and Design; and the College of Health and Human Sciences.  
  • The Department of Human Performance and Sport is now the Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences and will use ESS and ESSA prefixes in place of the HPS and HPL prefixes.  
  • The Department of Modern Languages is now the Department of World Languages and will use the LANG prefix instead of MDL. 
  • Nursing will now award a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. 
  • The Multicultural special designation is now the Ethnic Studies and Social Justice special designation.  

To see a full listing of curriculum changes or other information regarding the curriculum process, visit the Curriculum SharePoint. The catalog-change report will be available in mid-April.   

To receive all of the updates on curriculum, make sure to sign up for the curriculum distribution list.   

Contact Erica Buckland Anderson, director of Curriculum and Catalog, or Tonia Schneider, curriculum and reporting specialist, for more information.