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Ranking Category
#8426 of 14,131 In the World
#2150 of 2,597 In North America
#2056 of 2,496 In the United States
#31 of 38 In Colorado
#7 of 9 In Denver

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United Methodist
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Acceptance rate

* The Iliff School of Theology is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Iliff School of Theology Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

28 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

9 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 128 (70%)
Nonresident Alien 12 (7%)
Hispanic 11 (6%)
Black or African American 10 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 9 (5%)
Two or more races 7 (4%)
Asian 6 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.5%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $19,824
Tuition in-state $19,824
Tuition out-of-state $19,824
Fee in-district $345
Fee in-state $345
Fee out-of-state $345

Iliff School of Theology majors

Iliff School of Theology has granted 35 master's across 4 programs and 6 doctorate degrees in Philosophy and Religious Studies, General. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Iliff School of Theology.

Major Master Doctoral
Divinity & Ministry 25
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General 6
Pastoral Studies & Counseling 4
Theology & Theological Studies 4
Community Organization and Advocacy 2
Grand Total 35 6

Notable alumni

  1. Nadia Bolz-Weber

    Nadia Bolz-Weber
    1969-.. (age 55)

    Nadia Bolz-Weber is an American author, Lutheran minister and public theologian. She served as the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints, a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in Denver, Colorado, until July 8, 2018.

  2. Swanee Hunt

    Swanee Hunt
    Born in
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    1950-.. (age 74)

    Swanee Grace Hunt is an American writer, academic, and former diplomat.

  3. Mark Holland

    Mark Holland
    Born in
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    1969-.. (age 55)
    Enrolled in the Iliff School of Theology
    1992-1997 graduated with Master of Divinity

    Mark Ronald Holland is an American pastor, politician, and community leader who served as the 28th mayor of Kansas City, Kansas between 2013 and 2018. A Democrat, he was the party's nominee for U.S. Senator from Kansas in the 2022 election, losing to Republican Jerry Moran in a landslide.

  4. Carrie Ann Lucas

    Carrie Ann Lucas
    Born in
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    1971-2019 (aged 48)
    Enrolled in the Iliff School of Theology
    Graduated with Master of Divinity
    lawyerChristian ministerdisability rights activistteacher

    Carrie Ann Lucas was a lawyer, disability rights advocate, and activist in the United States. She founded Disabled Parents Rights, an organization to fight discrimination against parents with disabilities. In addition to fighting for parents' rights in Colorado and nationally, she also worked to combat "right to die" legislation. With others from ADAPT, she was arrested after a 58-hour sit-in in the office of Colorado Senator Cory Gardner in 2017.

General info

Total FTE staff 40
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and contacts

Address 2323 E. Iliff Ave.
Denver, Colorado, 80210-4798
United States
City population 716,000
Phone 3037441287