Spend Fall 2020 semester with us at CU Denver. We’ll be ready to deliver the same kind of high quality, engaging educational experiences you’ve always expected from CU.

These days it feels like everything is on hold. Your education doesn't have to be one of those things."

CU Denver’s School of Education & Human Development is working to making sure your Fall learning experience is exceptional. We’ve always had flexible course options, including fully online, but this fall we will offer a variety of course formats that will put you in the driver’s seat and will readily adapt to the changing situation. Your health, safety and academic goals are priority #1.

Current Students

Talk with your advisor to plan out your courses.


Prospective Students

Apply today! Applications are being accepted at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels.

Attending Another University? Wish to Stay Closer to Home?

Are you considering staying closer to home next semester? SEHD courses are a great value. We are here to support your goals and we have a remarkable community, in-person or online. Take some of your core courses at CU Denver.

Finish Your General Education Core

Choose from our high impact, relevant set of core course offerings

PrefixCourse #TitleCore Requirement
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education1000Language, Identity, & Power: International PerspectivesInternational Perspectives
EDFN - Educational Foundations1000Equality, Rights & EducationSocial Sciences
EDFN - Educational Foundations3000Undocumented Mexican ImmigrationCultural Diversity
EDFN - Educational Foundations4000Food Justice in City & SchoolsCultural Diversity
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations1000Global Human Development & LearningInternational Perspectives
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations1080Lifespan Issues in Family ViolenceSocial Sciences
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations2080Sex, Human Development and Family SystemsBehavioral Sciences
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations2200Love, Family and Human DevelopmentSocial Sciences
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations3020Black and Latino Children in Families and SchoolsCultural Diversity
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations3250Families in Global PerspectivesInternational Perspectives
INTE - Instructional Technology2500Learning: Digital Spaces and Far Out PlacesSocial Sciences
LCRT - Literacy, Language & Culturally Responsive Teaching2000Rebels, Villains, & Superheroes: How Children's Literature Shapes Our IdentitiesHumanities
LCRT - Literacy, Language & Culturally Responsive Teaching3815Once Upon a Time: Family Literacies in Culturally Diverse CommunitiesN/A
SPSY - School Psychology2200Child and Adolescent Mental Health in Schools and CommunitiesBehavioral Sciences

Already have your BA and interested in deepening your expertise?

Check out our featured courses

Hoping to support students and clients who are experiencing trauma?

Tell your stories digitally and memorably, at school and at work.


Design human-centered digital teaching and learning

And our rich array of graduate course offerings in multiple fields

Prefix Course # Title
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education 5010 Foundations of Language & Culture in Education
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education 5160 History & Law of Bilingual & Immigrant Education
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education 5700 Social Studies for Multilingual Learners
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education 6912 Teacher Inquiry in Multilingual Classrooms
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education 5820 Teaching Multiilingual Learners, Advanced
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5040 Administrative Seminar
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5110 Advanced Infant and Toddler Development:
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5010 Curriculum in Early Childhood Education
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5650 Dual Language Learners Learning and Development
ECED - Early Childhood Education 6200 Early Intervention Strategies
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5311 Equity for Leadership in Early Childhood Programs
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5080 Language and Literacy in Young Children
ECED - Early Childhood Education 6010 Literacy and Mathematics K-2
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5200 Screening and Assessment of Young Children
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5070 Social Competence and Classroom Supports
ECED - Early Childhood Education 5060 Working with Families and Communities
EDUC - Education Admin & Supervision 5651 Foundations of Leadership
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations 5010 Family and Cultural Diversity
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations 5080 Global Family Resource Management
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations 5040 Latino Families in School and Communities
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations 5003 Leadership and Organizations
INTE - Instructional Technology 5711 Creative Designs for Instructional Materials
INTE - Instructional Technology 5360 Critical Digital Pedagogy
INTE - Instructional Technology 5660 Developing Self-Paced Online Modules
INTE - Instructional Technology 5100 Learning Experience Design
INTE - Instructional Technology 5665 Learning with Social Media and Networking
INTE - Instructional Technology 5370 Open Education
INTE - Instructional Technology 6720 Research in Learning Design and Technology
INTE - Instructional Technology 5250 Teaching Strategies for Online and Blended Learning
INTE - Instructional Technology 6750 Trends and Issues in Learning Design and Technology
LCRT - Literacy, Language, and Culturally Responsive Teaching 5055 Literacy Assessment & Informed Instruction
LCRT - Literacy, Language, and Culturally Responsive Teaching 5020 Reading Development, Instruction and Assessment
LDFS - Learning, Development, and Family Sciences 6200 Human Development Over the Life Span
LDFS - Learning, Development, and Family Sciences 5110 Human Learning
LDFS - Learning, Development, and Family Sciences 6320 Mind, Brain, and Education
LDFS - Learning, Development, and Family Sciences 6140 Social Contexts of Adolescence and Schooling
MTED - Math Education 5400 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers
RSEM - Research & Evaluation Methods 5100 Basic Statistics
RSEM - Research & Evaluation Methods 5110 Introduction to Measurement
RSEM - Research & Evaluation Methods 5120 Introduction to Research Methods
RSEM - Research & Evaluation Methods 5080 Research In Schools
SCED - Science Education 5050 Introduction to Science Teaching and Learning
SCED - Science Education 5500 The Nature of Science
SCED - Science Education 5400 Theory and Pedagogy of Science Learning
SPED - Special Education 5401 Advanced Seminar in Special Education
SPED - Special Education 5140 Assessment: Inquiry, Instruction, & Intervention
SPED - Special Education 5300 Family, Professional, and Community Collaboration
SPED - Special Education 5010 Intentional Interventions for Exceptional Learners
SPED - Special Education 5740 Intersections of Literacy, Culture, & Exceptionality
SPED - Special Education 5500 Transition and Secondary Methods in Special Education
SPED - Special Education 5000 Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
PrefixCourse #Title
LCRT - Literacy, Language & Culturally Responsive Teaching5230Early Literacy Instruction
SCHL - School Library5030Cultivating Learning Skills in Library Leadership
SCHL - School Library5913School Library Field Experience
MTED - Math Education5622Expanding Conceptions of Algebra
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education5030Language Development of Multilingual Learners: Advanced
CLDE - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education5050Assessment & Advocacy for Multilingual Learners
LCRT - Literacy, Language & Culturally Responsive Teaching5770Effective Literacy Instruction for Diverse Learners
HDFR - Human Development & Family Relations5830Special Topics in HDFR: Trauma/Play Therapy Care ECE