Reimagine possible

A prescription for improving health in Colorado.

Our new Health Institute integrates 10 disciplines to improve lives, communities and careers.

Help underserved populations navigate access to health care. Lead the way in the transformative field of lifestyle medicine. Learn through experience at some of the state’s top health organizations. The road to health leadership and personal wellness runs through MSU Denver.

What’s possible when you reimagine higher education?

A thriving urban university that fosters student success through classroom-to-career connections, relevant degrees and excellent faculty.

Build and operate satellites at an innovative aerospace company. Make beer at a legendary brewery. Produce an Emmy-winning newscast. All without leaving campus. Plus, our downtown location provides unparalleled access to internships and networks that jump-start careers. Just ask this “SportsCenter” anchor.

The possibilities are endless.

Here, you can master your future.

Master’s degrees in business, health, teaching and technology designed to advance your career and community.

Advance your community – and career – with an advanced degree in a critical Colorado field: business administration, accounting, teaching, cybersecurity, health administration, human nutrition and dietetics, social work or clinical behavioral health. Level up in your current job or change careers with a flexible and relevant graduate degree designed with students in mind.

Brewing innovation at our School of Hospitality.

Hands-on experience at Colorado’s only on-campus hotel, brewery and wine-cellar management lab.



Whether it’s founding a brewery or being tapped for a career with Coors, students can craft their own futures at MSU Denver. And Roadrunners don’t just excel in Colorado’s booming beer industry; they work with industry leaders to serve up delicious dishes, ensure five-star hotel stays and even launch events for the aerospace industry.

Best ROI in the business.

Our internationally accredited business college offers the best value in Colorado, a startup spirit and the only sales center in the state.



Just one year after graduation, alumni of our College of Business earn close to 40% more than they paid for four years of tuition. That’s the best ROI of any AACSB-accredited university in Colorado. Add that to our first-rate faculty and you’ll be ready to open your dream franchise, brewery or hotel in no time.

On the front lines of cybersecurity.

Our groundbreaking program taught by industry experts blends technology and human behavior to advance careers in this critical field.

Understanding technology isn’t all it takes to stay ahead of the bad guys. Our bachelor’s and master’s degrees give students the tools they need to excel in the field and the skills to decode the human behavior behind cybercrimes. How? Professors with real-world expertise and hands-on learning opportunities that lead to top careers.

MSU Denver is where learners connect with leaders.

99% of our classes are taught by faculty, not teaching assistants. They are industry icons, national experts and have the highest degrees in their disciplines.

Learn to fight crime from the former director of the NCIS. Analyze graphic novels with the convention director of Denver’s Pop Culture Con. Get bitten by the insect bug with a renowned mosquito biologist. Our professors are experts in their fields, but even better at passing on their expertise to students.

Teaching tomorrow’s teachers.

A leading provider of diverse, classroom-ready graduates with a passion to serve Colorado children.

Called to teach bilingual students? Need a master’s degree to advance your career? Want to open your own school? Whether you’re a first-generation student interested in early childhood education or a veteran going back to school to teach physical education, you’ll get to the head of the class at MSU Denver.

We’re operating satellites from the classroom.

Innovative partnerships with leading aerospace companies and hands-on opportunities to launch space-related careers.



Our aerospace science students design batteries for spacecraft, assist researchers protecting the planet from asteroid strikes and work on the cutting edge of 3D printing. Our partnerships with industry titans translate into excellent internship and job opportunities in Colorado’s $15.4 billion aerospace industry. Put your career on the launchpad at MSU Denver.

Start your possible

MSU Denver is where classes lead to careers and learners connect with leaders. Our campus is diverse and welcoming, filled with learners in undergraduate and master's programs who have taken a variety of paths to arrive here and who are discovering their own possible every day.

Ready to find your possible?