committed to the Christian faith and offers
the following programs—a Master of
Divinity, a Master of Arts and a Doctor of
Ministry. The seminary has approximately
700 students. In addition to a traditional
classroom setting, the seminary offers
1870 W. 122nd Ave.
DeVry University is one of the largest high-er-education systems in North America
and provides career-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs,
which integrate general education with
industry-specific coursework. The applica-tions-oriented focus used by DeVry helps
students to apply their education to the
workplace. Students can attend traditional classroom-based courses during the
day, accelerated courses for working
professionals during the evenings and
weekends, or take courses online. On
campus and online courses are known for
their smaller class sizes and instructors
with real-world experience. The university
offers undergraduate degree programs in
business, biotechnology, computer and
information technology, electronics and
engineering, and network and communications. Degree completion programs are
available for students with associate’s
degrees or previous college credits.
Johnson & Wales University
7150 Montview Blvd.
Johnson & Wales was founded in 1914
in Providence, R.I., and has campuses in
six states. The 26-acre Denver campus
opened in 1999 in one of Denver’s most
historic neighborhoods. Today, more than
1,300 students attend classes in Denver.
The university offers undergraduate
degrees in business, secondary education, hospitality and culinary arts. Johnson
& Wales has an upside-down curriculum –
which means that students are immersed
in their chosen field of study during their
first year. For 25 years in a row, at least
98 percent of Johnson & Wales graduates
are working within their field of study
within 60 days of graduation.
3333 Regis Blvd.
Regis University offers programs for many
different types of learners. Nationally
recognized as a leader in adult higher
education since the 1970s, Regis
University School for Professional Studies
(SPS) offers affordable Bachelor’s/Master’s
degrees and certificates designed specifically for working adults. Regis University
also offers the Rueckert- Hartmann
School for Healthcare Professions and a
traditional undergraduate program
through Regis College.
University of Denver (DU)
2199 S. University Blvd.
The University of Denver is the oldest independent university in the Rocky Mountain
region, offering multidisciplinary undergraduate degrees and an extensive graduate program. This innovative research
university also has more than 9,500
students from all 50 states and 90
countries. The school’s undergraduate,
graduate and continuing education
programs offer small class sizes with an
undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio of
13-to- 1. The University of Denver offers
more than 65 programs of study, and the
National Endowment for the Humanities
has recognized its core curriculum for
undergraduates as a model program in
higher education. The school is also
recognized for its graduate and professional programs. The University of Denver
High School is also located on the DU
campus. A division of the College of
Education, it serves as a reservoir for
model programs that can be shared with
other private and public high schools.
The Art Institute of Colorado
1200 Lincoln St.
The Art Institute offers innovative programs
to prepare its approximately 2,300
students for employment in creative fields,
such as design for advertising, graphics,
industrial, interior and the Web. Other
students concentrate on creative applications in photography, animation, multimedia,
Web site development, video and
culinary arts. Located near downtown
Denver, the institute is in session year-round and, depending on the program,
students can graduate in 18 to 48 months
with either an Associate of Applied
Science or a Bachelor of Arts degree.
New online courses also are available.
501 S. Cherry, Suite 350
Aspen University, formerly known as the
International School of Information
Managers, was an early pioneer in online
education. In 1987, it was the first university
to offer an accredited, 100 percent
online master of business administration
degree. Aspen University offers graduate
degree programs in business, technology
and education; a Bachelor completion
program in business administration; and
certificate programs in information technology and project management.
College for Financial Planning
6161 S. Syracuse Way
Greenwood Village, 80111