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Doctorate Degrees

We offer doctoral degrees in 13 different programs

Our PhD students have made a commitment to excellence and personal development, enrolling in programs that are designed for talented and determined individuals who want to pursue higher learning in a variety of areas including:

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Bioengineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Design and Planning
  • Education and Human Development
  • Engineering and Applied Science
  • Public Affairs

PhD students have the opportunity to learn from and do research with renowned faculty who represent nationally ranked programs. They go on to teach at the university level and to work as leaders in their field, expanding the frontiers of science, technology, commerce, public administration and education.


Health Programs
CU Anschutz offers graduate level health programs. They can be found on the Professional Health Programs​ page.

First PhD

“To give the best I could to the students, to do the best job I could as a teacher and to have credibility, I realized I should have a PhD.”
— Bill McIntyre, PhD

McIntyre is the first person to earn a PhD in the dual College of Engineering and Applied Science and School of Public Affairs (SPA) program. His dissertation on alluvial groundwater storage in the South Platte River basin combines public policy with the study of water resources engineering.

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ProgramSchool/CollegeDegreeCampus
Applied MathematicsGraduate School; College of Liberal Arts and SciencesPhDDenver
BioengineeringCollege of Engineering and Applied Science; Graduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical; Denver
Biomedical SciencesGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
BiostatisticsGraduate School; Colorado School of Public HealthPhDAnschutz Medical
Cancer BiologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Cell Biology, Stem Cells and DevelopmentGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Civil EngineeringCollege of Engineering and Applied Science; Graduate SchoolPhDDenver
Clinical Health PsychologyGraduate School; College of Liberal Arts and SciencesPhDAnschutz Medical; Denver
Clinical ScienceGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Computational BioscienceGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Computer Science and Information SystemsBusiness School; College of Engineering and Applied Science; Graduate SchoolPhDDenver
Dental SurgerySchool of Dental MedicineDDSAnschutz Medical
Design and PlanningCollege of Architecture and Planning; Graduate SchoolPhDDenver
Education and Human DevelopmentSchool of Education and Human Development; Graduate SchoolPhDDenver
Engineering and Applied ScienceCollege of Engineering and Applied SciencePhDDenver
EpidemiologyGraduate School; Colorado School of Public HealthPhDAnschutz Medical
Health and Behavioral SciencesGraduate School; College of Liberal Arts and SciencesPhDDenver
Health Services ResearchGraduate School; Colorado School of Public HealthPhDAnschutz Medical
Human Medical Genetics and GenomicsGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
ImmunologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Integrated PhysiologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Integrative and Systems BiologyGraduate School; College of Liberal Arts and SciencesPhDAnschutz Medical; Denver
Leadership for Educational EquitySchool of Education and Human Development; Graduate SchoolEdDDenver
Medical Scientist Training ProgramGraduate School; School of MedicineMD/PhDAnschutz Medical
MedicineSchool of MedicineMDAnschutz Medical
MicrobiologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Molecular BiologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
NeuroscienceGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
NursingGraduate School; College of NursingPhDAnschutz Medical
NursingGraduate School; College of NursingDNPAnschutz Medical
Nursing (MS-PhD)College of NursingPhDAnschutz Medical
Pharmaceutical SciencesGraduate School; School of PharmacyPhDAnschutz Medical
PharmacologyGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
Pharmacy (Nontraditional)School of PharmacyPharmDAnschutz Medical
Pharmacy (PharmD)School of PharmacyPharmDAnschutz Medical
Physical TherapySchool of MedicineDPTAnschutz Medical
Public AffairsGraduate School; School of Public AffairsPhDDenver
Rehabilitation ScienceGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
School Psychology PsyDSchool of Education and Human DevelopmentPsyDDenver
Structural Biology and BiochemistryGraduate SchoolPhDAnschutz Medical
ToxicologyGraduate School; School of PharmacyPhDAnschutz Medical
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