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Metropolitan State University Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Updated On - October 23rd 2019By -  Nidhi Mittal

Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU) offers 85+ majors and 70+ plus minor courses to undergraduate and graduate students. In Fall 2018, the acceptance rate of undergraduate students was 59%, suggesting that the admission process is relatively competitive in nature.

In graduate programs, the admission process is rather selective, depending on each individual department/academic program.

  • MSU Denver offers more than 1,300 internships to students.
  • Admission to various academic programs is offered in Fall, Spring and Summer season.
  • Candidates may also check their application status by logging in to their application account.
  • In case of any query, students can request information through Click Here.

Metropolitan State University of Denver Highlights

Application PortalOnline
Application FeeUG: $25
PG: $50
Intake SeasonFall/Spring/Summer
Acceptance Rate59%
Academic CalendarSemester-based

Metropolitan State University of Denver Application Deadlines

The application deadline for the particular program is at least one-two months before the start of the semester. Students are advised to submit their application early for the best possible selection of courses.

Undergraduate Students

Fall Spring 
July 1, 2019December 16, 2019
International Students
First-time StudentsJune 1November 1
Transfer StudentsJuly 1December 1
Graduate Students
Master of Business Administration June 3December 21-
Master of Professional Accountancy August 3 October 3 March 1
Master of Arts in TeachingJuly 15November 15April 15
International Students
Master of Business Administration May 20July 30-
Master of Professional Accountancy May 20August 2February 17
Master of Arts in TeachingMay 20September 17February 18

Metropolitan State University of Denver International Admissions

International Student Services at MSU Denver manages queries and requests pertaining to academic, immigration and other personal requirements of international applicants.

Apply Online:Click Here to Apply

Application Fee: $25

Admission Requirements

  • Submission of High School Transcript translated in English.
  • Submission of English Proficiency.
  • Submit Cost and Financial Support Documentation
  • Submission of necessary Immigration Documents.

International candidates must send the following documents to the address:-

Metropolitan State University of Denver

International Admissions

Campus Box 16, P.O. Box 173362

Denver, CO 80217

English Proficiency Requirements

In order to get admission to the Metropolitan State University of Denver, proficiency in the English language is mandatory. Students must submit the scoresheet of any one of the following exams:

TestsMinimum Score Requirements for UGMinimum Score Requirements for PG
533 PBT
76 iBT

Visa Process

Students applying for an F-1 student visa must have received I-20 Form from the university. In order to secure I-20 Form, students must provide Certification of Finances showcasing that they have enough funds to pay for at least the first year expenses at MSU Denver. The estimated amount is $39,171.

Documents required for F-1 student visa:-

  • Form I-20
  • Non-immigrant visa application
  • Receipt of payment of the visa application fee.
  • Receipt of payment of the SEVIS I-901 fee.
  • A Copy of a valid passport

Metropolitan State University of Denver Undergraduate Admissions

Metropolitan State University of Denver offers a large variety of courses with around 67 majors, 31 certificates and customizable bachelor degree programs to match the interests and profiles of all the students. The admission requirements for undergraduate programs are given below:-

Online Application:Click Here to Apply

Application Fee: $25 (non-refundable)

Admission Requirements

  • Submit your official high school transcripts.
  • Submit official SAT/ACT score report.
  • Submission of a personal statement and/or letters of recommendation. (Optional but highly recommended)
  • Transfer Students must submit an official transcript from each college or university they have attended.

Metropolitan State University of Denver Graduate Admissions

Metropolitan State University of Denver offers seven master’s degree programs which are Business Administration, Professional Accountancy, Health Administration, Social Work, Arts in Teaching, Cybersecurity and Human Nutrition and Dietetics.

Given below are the general admission requirements for MSU Denver Graduate courses.

Application Fee: $50 (non-refundable)

Apply Online:Click Here to Apply

General Admission Requirements

  • Complete the Online Graduate Admission Application.
  • Submit official transcripts from all previously attended institutions.
  • GRE/GMAT scores (If required as per the particular course’s requirements)
  • Essay/Personal Statement
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation (If required)

Note:- Students are advised to review the details of each department as the admission requirements differ based on programs.

At MSU Denver, students are reviewed in a multi-faceted, holistic approach. Students are advised to apply early for quicker processing times and the best selection of courses.

Admission decision may take 3-4 weeks and varies during busy times of the year. After the decision has been made, candidates will receive an email and letter at the address provided in their applications.

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