of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center (UCDHSC)
Why Choose UCDHSC? The University of Colorado at Denver and Health Science Center provides an excellent, well rounded education in one of world's best known cities. At UCDHSC Downtown Denver Campus, you can choose from among 80 highly rated degree programs, from bachelor's to doctoral levels. (Click here to select specific fields of study.) The campus, which has had a Denver presence since 1912, is part of the prestigious University of Colorado system, and is highly rated and well respected by employers across the globe.
A renowned collection of faculty brings extensive educational backgrounds and real-world experiences into the classroom. Many hold degrees from such notable universities as Harvard, Yale, University of Chicago, MIT, UCLA and others. Class sizes are small, allowing students to interact easily with faculty and among their classmates. Classes are held at flexible times to meet lifestyle and study needs of students.
Accreditation / Academic Programs: The University of Colorado at Denver and Health Science Center is institutionally accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Many professional organizations like AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology), ACEHSA (Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education), ACS (American Chemical Society), ACREP (Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs), LAAB (Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board), NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board ), NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) and others have also granted accreditation to our individual colleges and schools.
The Business School: Succeeding in business today requires exceptional skills and talent. Through a close partnership with the business community, the Business School is constantly refining its programs to meet the needs of tomorrow's management leaders. The Business School, accredited by the AACSB, focuses on creating an experience that balances the knowledge of business with the value of real world experience. The School's entire educational approach is designed with the needs of business professionals in mind.
The College of Engineering and Applied Science: Continuing an 80-year tradition, the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences provides nationally accredited engineering education. The college offers degree programs in civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science and engineering. Practicing engineers can improve and update professional capabilities as well as earn graduate degrees. Engineers also can obtain graduate education in management, computer science, behavioral science and in other areas together with new engineering skills in their field, through the special interdisciplinary Master of Science in Environmental Science.
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: As the the largest individual unit at UCDHSC, Downtown Denver Campus, the College provides students of all ages a broad foundation in some of the most basic, yet complex areas of human existence. Students in the College gain a deep understanding of, and appreciation for, logic, expression, relationships, nature, society, interpretation, problem solving, critical thinking, and the aesthetic beauty of the world around them.
The School of Education: The School of Education has earned a reputation for providing the best graduate education programs in the state of Colorado. With a diverse array of program offerings, from certificates, to continuing education, to master's and doctoral degrees, the School of Education utilizes numerous partnerships to provide the most relevant and contemporary program of study available anywhere.
The Graduate School of Public Affairs: GSPA is the only school in Colorado authorized to offer graduate professional degrees in public administration, public affairs, and criminal justice. Nationally ranked in excellence, it offers programs on the Denver and Colorado Springs campuses of the University of Colorado, and to Western Slope students in Grand Junction, Colorado.
The Office of International Education provides orientation and special services to support the needs of international students during the application process and while living and learning in the Denver environment. Approximately 750 international students are at UCDHSC Downtown Denver Campus representing more than 100 different countries. More than 60 clubs and organizations add interest to student life and help students network with fellow colleagues.
International Student Admission Information: International Admission requirements may vary by program. Please select your academic preferences and complete the inquiry form to receive more information.
All international students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate English Language Proficiency. UCDHSC accepts both TOEFL and IELTS to demonstrate English Language Proficiency.
International students also need to show proof of adequate funds / financial support to attend. Qualifying students can apply for scholarships within their academic departments depending on availability once they arrive on campus. Please be advised that these awards cannot be guaranteed to any student.
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Estimated Tuition and Costs for Fall 2006 and Spring 2007
* Living expense for spouse and each dependent is $ 3,600.00 per person.
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Denver, Colorado: Denver rests along the foothills of the majestic rocky mountains. Its elevation at 5,280 feet (1.61 kilometers) makes Denver known worldwide as the Mile High City. The metropolitan area comprises a population of 2.4 million people. The moderate temperatures provide four distinct seasons, and the Denver area usually has more than 300 days of sunshine each year.
The city is a thriving center for dining, arts and entertainment. Denver also is home to professional sport teams in football, baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer, with games played just a few blocks from the UCDHSC Downtown Denver Campus. Within an hour's drive of downtown Denver are world-famous snow skiing slopes perched with the Rocky mountains' tallest peaks.