Continuing Education (non-degree)

Stay Current. Expand Your Skills. Move Ahead.

Non-degree students are able to take a maximum of six graduate level courses outside of a Daniels master’s program. Whether you’re looking to take on a new role in your current field, transition to another business discipline or simply enhance your existing skills, our graduate-level courses can help you move up the career ladder.

All graduate level courses are fully transferable and a maximum of four classes may be applied to a Daniels MBA or Master of Science degree.

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Non-Degree Program Details

  • You must have completed a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution to be eligible for non-degree status.
  • Classes are generally held two evenings a week, typically following a Monday-Wednesday or Tuesday-Thursday schedule.
  • Some classes are available on a limited basis.

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Tuition for Daniels College of Business graduate classes is based on a cost-per-credit hour set by the University of Denver. Residents and non-residents of Colorado have the same tuition costs. See current tuition rates on the Registrar’s website.

*Please note that tuition is subject to change. Financial aid is not available for non-degree students.

Application Deadlines

Winter Quarter 2020

Application Deadline December 26, 2019
Start Date January 6, 2020

Spring Quarter 2020

Application Deadline March 9, 2020
Start Date March 30, 2020

Summer Quarter 2020

Application Deadline May 25, 2020
Start Date June 15, 2020

Graduate Certificates

Daniels offers five graduate certificates: four offered by the Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management and one offered in collaboration with DU’s University College.

These certificates have different deadlines and tuition rates than non-degree programs. See the certificate sites for more information.

Energy Land Management Certificates

The Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management offers four certificates addressing energy land management issues, all taught in an intensive one- or two-day format. The available certificates are:

  • Energy Land Management
  • Energy Finance and Management
  • The Business of Oil and Gas
  • Leases, Titles and Contracts

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Supply Chain Management Certificate

Learn to efficiently manage the flow of products from raw material sourcing to manufacturing, transportation and inventory management in evening or online courses. This certificate is offered jointly between Daniels, University College, and the Transportation Institute at the University of Denver.

Learn More About Supply Chain Management