Metropolitan State University of DenverSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Denver, Colorado Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,151

Avg in-state tuition

$21,728

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Metropolitan State University of Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver is a large public university located on an urban campus in Denver, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 20,080, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 61%. The university offers 82 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 28%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,151, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,728.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

61% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 61%

Retention Rate 67%

Graduation Rate 28%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 890-1110

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

55%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

20k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Hispanic

30%

Black

6%

Two or more races

5%

Asian

4%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

40%

Institution Grant Aid

21%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,349
State Grant Aid $2,897
Institution Grant Aid $2,740
Pell Grant Aid $4,141

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships