Overview

Student Population
20,192
Metropolitan State College of Denver overview
Location Denver, Colorado
Online mscd.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Metropolitan State College of Denver overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Denver, Colorado, Metropolitan State College of Denver is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,454 prospective students applied, and 7,998 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,407 enrolled in the school.  13,182 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 7,010 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,245 plus fees of $1,421. Metropolitan State College of Denver is ranked 1055 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy 
Metropolitan State College of Denver overview
SAT 900/1110
ACT 17/23
GPA 2.96
Applications Accepted
59.4% 
Metropolitan State College of Denver overview
Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$6,245
In State Costs for Metropolitan State College of Denver
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$1,421
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $11,547
Budget for Other Expenses$6,098
Total One Year Cost$26,711
Out of State Tuition
$19,426
Out of State Costs for Metropolitan State College of Denver
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$1,421
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $11,547
Budget for Other Expenses$6,098
Total One Year Cost$39,892

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
21% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Metropolitan State College of Denver students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
General Studies 9%
Psychology 8%
English and Literature 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=127565 IPEDS survey data for Metropolitan State College of Denver.