Welcome to the University of Colorado College of Nursing


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At the University of Colorado College of Nursing, students learn in an environment that is steeped in history and driven by the future. The birthplace of the nurse practitioner program, CU Nursing boasts a reputation as a leader and pioneer in nursing education.



The College of Nursing has taken a dedicated position in recruiting, developing, and growing a diverse community of students, faculty, and staff.



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Four Degree Programs

Top-Ranked programs taught by world-class faculty

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CU Nursing offers 4 programs (BS, MS, DNP, PhD) and specialties. With a variety of pathways (online, traditional classroom, hybrid) to earn your degree, you are sure to find the right option for you. Learn in an environment that is steeped in history and driven by the future.

Come join us and be the nurse that everyone looks to first.


Why CU Nursing?


Our BS and MS programs are ranked number 1 in Colorado (U.S. News & World Report)

Partnerships with major hospitals in the Denver metro, as well as clinical opportunities at CU Nursing clinics


Affordable tuition with competitive need & merit-based scholarships. Reduced tuition available for students in the western states

I had the most supportive classmates. We studied together and were able to tackle the whole process of nursing school as a group. Professors spent time answering our questions and made it an incredibly personal experience.

Kyla Wulff, 2020 TRAD Graduate

CU Nursing Alumna Kyla Wulff

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