Preparing you for success in the health care industry

The Department of Health Professions offers a variety of degrees, minors, concentrations, and certificate programs. All designed to help you succeed in one of the fastest-growing industries in Colorado.

Whether you are interested in Health Care Administration, Aging Services, Public Health, Integrative Health Care, Lifestyle Medicine or Health Care Information Systems, our department is ready to help you on your journey. Students are able to explore classes in each area, study in person or online, and if interested, may continue their studies in the Master of Health Administration program.

What can you do with a degree from HEP?

Our students and alumni work in a variety of private and public health organizations including, but not limited to:

  • Hospitals
  • Community Health Programs
  • Integrative Health Clinics
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Health Coaching
  • Patient Navigation
  • Health technology
  • Aging Services Organizations


Academic Accreditation is an assurance of the quality of an academic program.

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region, including Colorado and 18 other states. The mission of the HLC is to serve the common good by assuring and advancing the quality of higher learning. For more information, please visit the Higher Learning Commission.

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Department of Health Professions
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Campus Box 33, PO Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362

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