About Us

About Us


Building stronger, healthier communities

At the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, we don't just provide an educational base for your success, we help you meet and exceed the needs of a rapidly changing healthcare landscape by providing innovative and connected programs.

Our students gain real-world experience and professional connections as they advance toward a degree that emphasizes education, practice, research and service.  No matter what degree you select, you will be empowered to improve an entire community through your new knowledge. We look forward to serving you in that goal. 

Train to be an exceptional healthcare professional

As you work with highly qualified faculty members in classroom, laboratory and clinical settings, you’ll develop hands-on skills needed to set your career as a healthcare professional into motion. You’ll:

We’ve been at the forefront of nursing education since 1904. The faces and facilities have changed over the years, but our passion and progressiveness have not — a fact recognized by the Denver-based Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson Foundation. In 2015, the foundation contributed $8 million for an endowment to ensure our long-term sustainability, and we became the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences.

When you join us, you join not just a legacy, but a driving force of caring.




Facilities to fuel your learning

Lane Center Clinics

The Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences houses unique and cutting-edge partnerships that fuse the various mental and physical health services of UCCS to create an outstanding model for integrated healthcare education and research, and preventive primary and specialty care services.

Simulation Learning Center

Train with our advanced simulation manikins that bleed, sweat, and have seizures and different cardiac episodes.

Work with our mother, newborn baby and five-year-old child manikins to experience realistic labor, delivery, emergency and child-specific medical situations.

Practice responding to emergent situations you may not encounter in your clinical rotations.

Hybl Sports Medicine Center

From Athletic Training to Biology, Exercise Science and more, the Hybl Center provides an outlet to advance many desirable UCCS programs that will advance our region's medical capabilities. All levels of UCCS offered degrees will be housed in this center, including Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degrees.

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