Reimagine possible

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.

SportsCenter anchor Gary Striewsky visits his alma matter

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.

Cyber superheroes wanted.

Fight cybercrimes with a degree that puts you on the front line of a booming cybersecurity industry.

Understanding technology isn’t all it takes to stay ahead of cybercriminals. 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? Our professors have real-world expertise, and we offer hands-on learning opportunities that lead to top careers.

Make art - and a living.

Nationally recognized faculty. Inspiring urban location. Career connections in the local art, music, dance and theatre communities.

MSU Denver dance students rehearsing.

Find your voice – and your place in Denver’s booming art scene – with a degree from MSU Denver. Learn by doing at the Center for Visual Art. Study with a Grammy-nominated jazz musician. Benefit from a partnership with a world-renowned dance troupe. Anything is possible! 

Here, you can master your future.

Master’s degrees designed to advance your career and community.

A professor writing arithmetic on a whiteboard.

Help your community - and your 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.

From classroom to flight deck.

MSU Denver’s nationally recognized aviation program is educating students for career success and helping solve a pilot shortage.

Take off in your aviation career at MSU Denver, whether you’re aiming to pilot a 777 or help run one of the nation’s busiest airports. Our partnerships with industry titans such as United Airlines lead to real-world learning, internships and careers. Study in a first-class aviation program without the high-end price tag.

Champions on and off the field.

A storied soccer program. A vaunted volleyball team. The highest winning percentage in NCAA Division II basketball history. And a track record for training student-athletes for success in careers.

MSU Denver cross country runner during training.

Roadrunners excel on the court and in the classroom. So, whether you imagine yourself as a globetrotting basketball player, a power-hitting pro baseball player or an all-star in finance or criminal justice, you can make your dream possible at MSU Denver. 

Where education meets innovation.

Intern at a sustainability-focused energy company, an award-winning hotel or a historic brewery – all without leaving campus.

What do Ambient EnergySpringHill Suites by Marriott and the Tivoli Brewing Company have in common? They’re powered in part by MSU Denver students who are putting their classroom education into practice. We’ve reimagined internships so you get the real-world experience and professional network you need to advance in your career. 

You served us. Let us serve you.

Ranked among the top universities in the country for veterans, MSU Denver helps those who served turn military experience into career opportunity.

MSU Denver Veteran Commencement ceremony.

With more than 1,000 military/veteran students, MSU Denver provides a tailored educational experience for vets, whether that means credit for service, accommodations for those deploying or extra support for female vets. Land your dream job in beer-brewing, cybersecurity, teaching or whatever field you are called to serve.

Leading university for Colorado’s diverse students

Educating and serving more students of color than any university in the state and proud to be a Hispanic-Serving Institution.

What’s possible when Colorado’s diverse students get an opportunity in higher education? They become the state poet laureate, an award-winning marketing entrepreneur or the deputy director of Denver’s Department of Public Safety. As a federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution, MSU Denver is working to provide even more support for students of color.

MSU Denver is where learners connect with leaders.

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

Andrew Traver giving a lecture on cyber security

Learn to fight crime from the former director of the NCIS. Analyze graphic novels with the 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.

Start your possible

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

Ready to find your possible?