About Graduate Education at CU Denver

Pursue graduate education at Colorado’s only public urban research university.

The University of Colorado Denver delivers more than 75 graduate degree programs that prepare learners for exceptional scholarly and professional journeys.  

CU Denver graduate students find many ways to engage in research, teaching, and networking with highly accomplished faculty and professionals in their chosen fields. This connectedness is sparked by our downtown Denver location—a hub of Colorado government, business, entertainment, and culture. We work with partners across and beyond campus to champion big ideas and solve problems that matter—locally and globally.

CU Denver’s flexible offerings, including degree, certificate, and microcredential programs, are convenient for learners at every career stage. By pursuing advanced studies at CU Denver, you’ll join an inclusive learning community that encourages intellectual curiosity and creative exploration.  

We know that deciding to pursue graduate studies can present you with many decisions, especially if you’re determining which path to take, balancing school and work, or you are the first in your family to pursue an advanced degree. CU Denver’s resources and advisers are here to support your decision, your academic success, and your future.

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