Aspen University, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, is a distance learning higher education institution founded in 1987. The school was the first to provide an online master program, and has dedicated its resources to providing quality education through online formats. The university believes in a strong connection between faculty and students and works to provide the availability of its teachers outside of the online classroom setting to answer questions and offer advice. Aspen University is fully accredited and its programs rigorously designed to challenge students.
Aspen University offers associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degrees as well as certificate programs. A variety of programs are available, though most result in a bachelor or master degree. The school's online classroom format allows for a flexible schedule to better serve students with other responsibilities. Certificate programs focus on skill development in a particular area, allowing for work in that field after graduation.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
Students interested in enrolling at Aspen University must provide high school transcripts, resume, a statement of goals (academic and professional) as well as a completed application. For degrees higher than bachelors, students must provide proof that they have earned bachelors or masters degree depending on the program they wish to study. Financial aid is available in the form of grants and loans. Students in need of financial aid will find assistance from Aspen University in the application process. Additional information is available through the school's website.
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
Get more information about the programs offered by Aspen University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $4,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $150-$180 per unit
- Required fees: $160
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $6,400 per year for graduate students
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $330 to $390 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $160
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Aspen University.
- College America - Denver in Denver, CO (2 miles away)
- Colorado Heights University in Denver, CO (5 miles away)
- Colorado Technical University - Greenwood Village in Aurora, CO (7 miles away)
- Montessori Casa International in Denver, CO (8 miles away)
- Jones International University in Centennial, CO (9 miles away)