The Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver has always taken a bigger, broader approach to business and taught our students accordingly.
Founded in 1908, the Daniels College of Business is the top-ranked business college at the University of Denver, one of the country’s premier private universities and the oldest university in the Rocky Mountain West. With our rich history of excellence and innovation, Daniels is globally recognized as a leader in providing an immersive and engaged business education. Grounded in ethics, our educational experience not only teaches students, it transforms lives. As a learning community, our students, faculty and staff nurture service, outreach and personal integrity as we proactively tackle the tough business issues of our day.
Daniels at a Glance
Our Dean: Dr. E. LaBrent Chrite, dean of the Daniels College of Business, has been actively involved in academic leadership, research, teaching and technical assistance engagements in emerging and transition markets around the world.
Rankings: Daniels is the only Colorado school ranked among the top business schools in the world by Bloomberg Businessweek, U.S. News & World Report, Beyond Grey Pinstripes and the Financial Times.
Degree Programs: We offer graduate and undergraduate degree programs to suit a variety of work experience levels, schedules, and professional interests and aspirations. All combine the study of business fundamentals with hands-on experience via simulations, practicum projects and interaction with local, regional and global business leaders.
Faculty & Staff: Our faculty members are nationally recognized educators and researchers who are deeply engaged in the business world. They excel at helping students apply classroom lessons to real-world challenges.
Ethical Leadership: Daniels is internationally recognized for integrating social, environmental and ethical issues into our innovative curricula. This curricular framework—called the Daniels Compass—gives you the resources and insight needed to navigate with integrity the ever-evolving business challenges. The principles of business ethics, global stewardship and entrepreneurship inform everything we do.
Influential Network: No matter where business takes you, you’ll have the 33,000-plus-strong Daniels Pioneer Network to back you up. Comprised of students, alumni, business leaders, corporate partners, faculty and friends of the College, the Daniels Pioneer Network is a valuable source of professional mentoring, information and networking. A full calendar of events and news-making research and activities keep our community of students, alumni, faculty and partners involved and inspired.
Departments, Schools and Centers: The home of Daniels’ extensive expertise and business-savvy faculty and staff.
Location, Location, Location
Daniels is located in Denver, Colorado, a city known for its dynamic blend of business, innovation and world-class recreation. Denver is consistently ranked by Forbes and Kiplinger’s as one of the top cities for young professionals and recent college graduates.
Visit us and see for yourself why Denver was listed as #6 on Bloomberg Businessweek‘s America’s 50 Best Cities in 2012.
Shaping the future of business—together.
At the Daniels College of Business, we believe the best education is one that aligns in partnerships with corporations and business leaders. We go to great lengths to facilitate an active exchange among executives, students, faculty and staff to educate future business leaders and advance business practices.
Become a Corporate Partner
The relationship between the Daniels Corporate Partners Program and Daniels College of Business provides top educational & research opportunities and world-class resources. Our Corporate Partners engage with Daniels faculty, staff & students to develop strategic relationships, impact our local & global communities and benefit from significant visibility at the University of Denver.
Sponsor Daniels Events & Activities
The opportunities to sponsor Daniels events & activities are extensive. We are committed to ensuring that you achieve a return on your sponsorship investment. Our team will work with you to customize your sponsorship so you can meet your goals while aligning with your interests and missions.
At Daniels, it is our goal to create lasting relationships with our community. Opportunities that foster civic engagement enhance the Daniels curriculum, build a strong sense of community and create mutually beneficial partnerships.
Executives in Residence Program
Executives are invited to Daniels to share their experience and insights with our community. The Executives in Residence Program fosters relationships between students and experienced business leaders.
Speak at Daniels
Executive members of the corporate community are invited to participate in the Speakers Connection. Whether you speak to a small, intimate group, serve as a guest lecturer or participate in a panel, Daniels students will benefit from the “real-world” perspective you offer.
Develop Your Employees
Daniels offers events and programs to enhance employee skills and knowledge. Meet your company’s full potential by taking advantage of the multitude of events and programs at Daniels.
Hire our Students
Daniels students and alumni are high-achieving professionals who have sharpened their abilities to reason, evaluate and adapt. Connect with our students to fill job or internships in your company.
A powerful network centered on your success.
The success of our alumni is what makes Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver a compelling choice for students, employers and corporate partners. Our commitment to students doesn’t end at graduation; we provide lifelong professional development, events and support for our alumni.
Beyond Diversity — Committed to Inclusiveness
Diversity challenges assumptions, offers fresh perspectives and teaches us to transcend differences to find solutions. Supporting a diverse community to achieve inclusive excellence is one of seven strategic goals at Daniels College of Business:
Daniels is committed to being a community in which members and visitors feel safe, valued and can share all of who they are; engaging in the free exchange of ideas; and doing so in an environment characterized by openness, honesty, trust and respect. - Inclusive Excellence Committee
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