Tuition and Scholarships

Tuition

The Jake Jabs Center offers competitive tuition rates to students and an easy graduation application process. Jake Jabs Center courses have a reduced tuition from the CU Denver Business School courses. 

Graduate tuition for the current academic year is $506 per credit hour or $1,518 per course. Out-of- state tuition is $1,228 per credit hour or $3,684. 

Undergraduate tuition for the current academic year is $309 per credit hour or $1,236 per course.

There is an additional $100 charge for online and $50 for hybrid classes paid directly to CU Online. Please note entrepreneurship classes do not fit in the discounted tuition window and the tuition waiver is not accepted.

Please note entrepreneurship classes do not fit in the discounted tuition window and the tuition waiver is not accepted.

 

Scholarships

More than $150,000 is available for students enrolled in one or more Jake Jabs Center courses. The Jake Jabs Center is committed to helping students achieve their entrepreneurial goals. Accordingly, students are encouraged to apply for scholarship support to help them pursue their business dreams. Scholarships available include:

Coulter Foundation Award

Based on demonstrated financial need and involvement in civic or social nonprofit organizations.

Dean’s Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship

Based on demonstrated financial need and pursuit of excellence in business, business ownership, novel idea development, or tech transfer.

Mehalchin Scholarship

Awarded to outstanding business students who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs.

Mordecai Scholarship

Awarded to students in a Jake Jabs Center program who qualify for financial aid. 

Harry Trueblood Scholarship​

Awarded to students who plan to earn a Certificate in Entrepreneurial Studies.

 

Graduate students who register for any entrepreneurship class (prefix must be ENTP) during are eligible (this includes non-degree).

Undergrad students are only eligible when registered in entrepreneurship classes with prefix ENTP 32XX (this includes non-degree).

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  •  Open to both domestic and international graduate business students.
  •  Must be enrolled in at least one ENTP course in the semester for which you are applying (enrollment must be made by census date)
  •  If a student drops a course before census date, the scholarship award amount may change.

 

Application

To apply, please send your applications to Sarah Engel at sarah.engel@ucdenver.edu providing the following information, not exceeding one page.

  • Your full name and current CUDenver Student ID #;
  • Your current CU and transfer GPA (if applicable);
  • The classes you plan to register for;
  • How the entrepreneurship program/certificate will benefit you (limited to 300 words);
  • Your current status; degree or non-degree student.

If you receive a “consent required” error while registering for ENTP courses: Denver Campus sections are VIEW ONLY. TO ENROLL you must select the Extended Studies section.

To apply for CU Denver Business School Scholarships (must be enrolled for a degree), visit the Business School Scholarships webpage.

Deadline for submitting applications for Spring 2017 semester is Dec. 30, 2016.