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Higher Education

University of Denver

24 months
48594 USD/year
48594 USD/year
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At Higher Education at the University of Denver you can gain valuable insight into the manner in which policy is developed and how it impacts higher education, as well as skills that can allow you personally to affect and improve those policies.  


Higher Education at the University of Denver allows committed individuals to develop the abilities necessary to advance their careers and improve educational outcomes through administration, policy and research.

Students at Higher Education at the University of Denver will:

  • demonstrate foundational knowledge about higher education as modeled in the core curriculum.
  • demonstrate foundational knowledge about their specific interest area(s) (College Student Affairs; Public Policy and Organizational Change; and Diversity and Higher Learning).
  • demonstrate a critical understanding of the values of diversity, equity and inclusion as exhibited by Inclusive Excellence and its applications.
  • demonstrate the ability to apply theory to practice.
  • be able to connect and integrate materials from the curriculum, co-curriculum and additional experiences as it relates to their personal and professional interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Higher Education
  • Curriculum
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


50 SCH


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • An earned master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution supersedes the minimum standards for the baccalaureate.
  • English Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48594 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 48594 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    48594 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 48594 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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