At the UCCS Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, meet the challenges of a rapidly changing healthcare landscape through a flight of innovative programs that include education, practice, research and service. Work closely with highly qualified faculty in the classroom, laboratory and clinical settings to develop the hands-on skills needed for a career as a healthcare professional. We're confident you'll be ready to tackle any challenge.
We’re leaders in our fields, so you’re better prepared to be a leader in yours.
We want you to reach your health care career goal, which is why we offer exactly what you need to succeed: innovations in teaching and research, hands-on learning, and knowledgeable and experienced faculty. Our state-of-the-art facilities to include the William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center (Hybl Center). Our high-tech facilities, offer broad opportunities to students in the realms of medical practice and athlete care.
Innovative and established programs to fuel your success
Explore Our Departments
Be well-prepared to pursue advanced professional healthcare careers in medicine, dental, occupational and physical therapy or medical research. Featuring a foundational, science-based curriculum, the Human Physiology and Nutrition program offers a flexible degree program which allows you to utilize electives to enhance your education with curricula to map to your career initiatives.
What Our Students Are Saying
Amanda participates in the dual enrollment RN to BSN at UCCS and does her clinical work at Fort Morgan Community College. The flexible RN-to-BSN helps students, like Amanda, fast track their nursing careers.
Discover Luis's story and more student success stories and experiences from Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences students on our student and alumni stories page.
Our professors are experts in their fields
AWARDS & RANKINGS
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, the master’s degree program in nursing, the post-graduate Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) certificate program, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
We are ranked as a top 2022 online nursing Program in Colorado by EduMed. We ranked #2 out of the eight online Master of Nursing programs in Colorado.
The Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences is consistently ranked as a US News and World Report’s Top online Master’s in Nursing program for veterans. In 2022, we ranked #1 in the state of Colorado for veterans.
UCCS ranked among the Top 10 Military Friendly Schools for the third consecutive year.
The Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) became the first graduate athletic training program in Colorado when it was awarded CAATE accreditation in Spring 2020.
The UCCS Master of Sciences in Nutrition and Dietetics (MSc) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
The graduate program is the first in Colorado to use a competency-based education model known as the Future Education Model.