University of the Rockies is a premier academic institution, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (www.ncahlc.org), that provides graduate and postgraduate instruction in the social and behavioral sciences. UoR shapes professionals to be tomorrow’s highly specialized leaders by providing a dynamic learning experience with the support of a small institution and flexibility of an online program.
The mission of University of the Rockies is to provide high-quality, accessible learning opportunities globally for diverse groups of individuals seeking preparation for life goals, professional practice, service, and distinguished leadership.
UoR was founded in 1998 as the Colorado School of Professional Psychology (COSPP) in Colorado Springs, Colo. When COSPP was acquired by Bridgepoint Education in 2007, the name was changed to University of the Rockies. The School of Professional Psychology is now a School within University of the Rockies.
UoR, a private academic institution, offers highly specialized social and behavioral science programs at the master’s and doctorate level online and at UoR's Denver, Colorado campus. Creating a graduate experience unlike any other, UoR provides access to industry experts, intimate classes, clinical programs for practical experience, and research and publishing opportunities.
Location: UoR is based in Denver, Colo.
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