Which Nursing Program is Right for Me?

We offer a variety of undergraduate programs and graduate programs, all designed to meet current industry and societal needs. Strengths include: faculty, research and hands-on learning opportunities and innovative and collaborative learning environments.

IF you have / are…AND are interested in…THEN consider…
A minimum of 60 semester credits or a non-nursing bachelor’s degree A bachelor’s degree in nursing (BS), becoming a registered nurse (RN), and interested in furthering your nursing career with a MS, DNP or PhDTraditional Pathway
A high school diploma and an interest in completing prerequisites within the Colorado Community College systemA bachelor’s degree in nursing (BS), becoming a registered nurse (RN), and interested in furthering your nursing career with a MS, DNP or PhDIntegrated Nursing Pathway
A non-nursing bachelor’s degree and healthcare experience
A bachelor’s degree in nursing (BS), becoming a registered nurse (RN), and interested in furthering your nursing career with a MS, DNP or PhD.Accelerated Nursing UCAN
An Associate’s degree in nursing and are a current (or pending) RNEarning a bachelor’s degree in NursingOnline RN to BS Degree
A high school diploma, currently a student at ACC, FRCC or PCC/SCCC Community Colleges in ColoradoA bachelor’s degree in nursing (BS), becoming a registered nurse (RN), and interested in furthering your nursing career with a MS, DNP or PhDOnline Dual Enrollment ADN and CU BS in Nursing
A Bachelor’s degree in nursing and are an RNPursuing a Master’s Degree in direct careMS - Select from 9 different specialties
A Bachelor’s degree in nursing and are an RNPursuing a Master’s Degree in admin / leadershipHealth Care Informatics
i-LEAD and Health Systems
Veteran & Military Health Care
A Bachelor’s degree in nursing and are an RNPursuing a DNP Degree in direct careBS-DNP - Select from 10 different specialties
A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline and are a current RNPursuing a Master's in a specialty along the way to PhDMS-PhD
A Bachelor’s degree in nursing
Pursuing Grad school
Post-Bachelor's BS-PhD
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A Master's degree in nursing (MS) and are an RN

Pursuing DNP

 - Admin / Leadership

 - Specific Care

 - Other than public health

DNP

Post-Graduate DNP - Public Health

DNP Health Systems

Dual DNP/MPH

DNP VMHC Leadership

A Master's degree in nursing (MS) and are an RN

Pursuing a PhD degree

PhD
A Master's degree in nursing (MS) and are an RN

Obtaining a certification in a new practice area

Post-Master's Certificate Select from 12 different specialties
A Master's degree in nursing (MS)

Gain certification in an additional specialty

Graduate Certificate Select from 5 different specialties
Graduate Nursing courses without being admitted, must hold a BSN.
 Non-Degree Education
Events & Seminars Continuing Nursing Professional Development