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    Metropolitan State University of Denver
  Jan 17, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

College of Professional Studies


The College of Professional Studies’ (CPS) primary objective is student success. Through excellence in learning, CPS prepares students for professional life and post-graduate degrees. CPS fosters an atmosphere of respect among students, staff, and faculty.  Graduates are culturally enriched as a result of our focus on inclusive excellence. 

Led by academically qualified faculty bolstered by real-world experience, CPS engages Colorado with partnerships and interacts with the community as a living laboratory through meaningful internships and field placements. CPS provides opportunities and resources for the life-long learning necessary for career advancement in a global society.

Vision of the College of Professional Studies

The College of Professional Studies integrates academic excellence with real world experience for a diverse student community, striving to be the pre-eminent source of professional education in Colorado.


Centers, Programs, and Institutes