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Metropolitan State College of Denver

Metropolitan State College of Denver

Speer Blvd and Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80217-3362
(303) 556-3058

Metropolitan State College of Denver is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1965. Metro State, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Denver, CO. This university is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Colorado. Metro State offers 52 bachelors level degrees to students. 23,948 students sought degrees from the 52 programs at Metro State in 2010. Metro State offers subjects including information systems, design, and business. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this research university. Metro State is one of 7 research universities in Colorado.

Admission

6,387 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. Metro State admitted about 72% of applicants or 4,599 students. More than half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

6,387 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. Metro State admitted about 72% of applicants or 4,599 students. More than half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 72%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 72%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 23,948 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 23,948 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 11016
  • Total Enrolled Female: 12932
  • Undergraduate Male: 10994
  • Undergraduate Female: 12907
  • Graduate Male: 16
  • Graduate Female: 31

Faculty Demographics

Metro State employs 1,382 instructors. Over a third of the instructors are full-time and almost two-thirds of the teachers are part-time. Around half of the teachers are female.

Faculty Demographics

Metro State employs 1,382 instructors. Over a third of the instructors are full-time and almost two-thirds of the teachers are part-time. Around half of the teachers are female.

  • Male: 683
  • Female: 699
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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