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University of Colorado Denver
  • Graduate School
  • DENVER, CO

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CU Denver is a public graduate school in Denver, Colorado. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 9,202 graduate students. Of the 84 graduate programs offered at University of Colorado Denver, 18 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at University of Colorado Denver are Teaching, Business, and Public Health. 54% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
9,202
Part-Time Grad Students
5,000
Research Assistants
472
Teaching Assistants
322
Racial Diversity
  • White
    63.4%
  • Hispanic
    8.8%
  • Unknown
    7.8%
  • Asian
    6.9%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6.7%
  • African American
    3.2%
  • Multiracial
    2.6%
  • Native American
    0.5%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Driven
    25%
  • Friendly
    50%
  • Intellectual
    25%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 12 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    17%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    25%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    58%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
83%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 12 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 12 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 12 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 12 responses
  • $75K-$100K
    8%
  • $50K-$75K
    8%
  • $25K-$50K
    33%
  • <$25K
    50%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 12 responses
  • $75K-$100K
    17%
  • <$50K
    8%
  • Did not graduate yet
    75%
67%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 12 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$74,504
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,341
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$421,445
National
$217,500

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