University of the Rockies

Why University of the Rockies?

• Degree programs can be completed online and are taught by distinguished faculty members, all of whom have earned doctoral degrees

• Online programs are designed for adult learners

• A supportive learning community focused on leadership, purpose, and expertise

The online degree programs offered by University of the Rockies are designed specifically for adult learners seeking preparation for life goals, professional practice, service, and distinguished leadership. Students are paired with advisors who provide support throughout the process. Instructors with decades of real world experience also provide support to students and can be easily reached.

'If anyone doubts that a quality education can be obtained online, or believes that life is too much of a distraction or that age is a factor, give University of the Rockies a chance to prove you wrong. Anything is possible if you take a chance on yourself and on the Rockies!'

Brianna Penney, Master of Arts in Psychology, Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization Graduate .

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Learn About University of the Rockies

Learn About University of the Rockies

University of the Rockies prides itself on being a leader in graduate studies. The University's goal is to provide high-quality, accessible learning opportunities for diverse groups of individuals seeking graduate education in the social and behavioral sciences. In keeping with educational advancements in learning modalities, University of the Rockies offers Master's degrees and Doctoral degrees online and at its downtown Denver campus.

Accreditation Statement

University of the Rockies® is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. (

Admission Requirements:

  • Psychology programs do not lead to licensure and do not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional
  • An online degree does not lead to teacher licensure in any state; online education programs are not CAE or TEA or NCATE accredited which is a requirement for certification in some states.

Find Your Program:

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Human Services
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Development and Leadership