Colorado Nursing Schools

Colorado is expressing the shortage of nurses. Nursing education in Colorado is offered at campus locations and online. Nursing schools and universities in Colorado are engaged in offing nursing course through different programs. To be an RN, a resident of Colorado must have to complete a state-approved program and then take a national certifying exam named NCLEX-RN.

The program may be at the associate’s or bachelor’s level. According to the report of the Colorado Nurses Association, there will be approximately 30% vacancies in nursing positions by 2020. In Colorado, home health is one of the fastest growing sectors of nursing. On the hand, companies and healthcare institutions are offering good salaries and opportunities to registered nurses. The pre-nursing program is based on science courses and a bachelor’s program will include humanities and electives. It gives you in depth knowledge of advanced nursing concepts. Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Programs have been approved by the Colorado Board of Nursing.

List of Nursing Schools In Colorado

Mesa State College

1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction CO 81501
Phone: 970-248-1020
Email: ksafford@mesastate.edu


Metropolitan State College

PO Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217
Phone: 303-556-2400
Email: cisnerod@mscd.edu


Regis University 

3333 Regis Blvd
Denver, CO 80221
Phone: 303-458-4100
Email: regisadm@regis.edu


University of Phoenix - Lone Tree - Colorado Campus

10004 Park Meadows Drive
Lone Tree, CO 80124 
303.694.9093


University of Phoenix - Fort Collins - Colorado Campus 

2809 East Harmony Rd.
Fort Collins, CO 80528 
970.226.1781


University of Phoenix - Westminister - Colorado Campus

8700 Turnpike Dr.
Westminister, CO 80031 
303.694.9093


University of Phoenix - Aurora - Colorado Campus 

3151 South Vaughn Way
Aurora, CO 80014 
303.694.9093


University of Phoenix - Colorado Springs - Southern Colorado Campus

2864 South Circle Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906 
719.527.9000


University of Phoenix - Pueblo - Southern Colorado Campus 

121 West 1st Street, Suite 150A
Pueblo , CO 81003


University of Phoenix - Colorado Springs - Southern Colorado Campus

5725 Mark Dabling Boulevard, Suite 150
Colorado Springs, CO 80919 
800.834.4646


University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
P.O. Box 7150
Colorado Springs, CO 80933-7150
Phone: 719.262.4422
E-mail: admrec@mail.uccs.edu


University of Colorado Health Science Center

4200 E. Ninth Avenue
Denver, CO 80262
Phone: 303-372-0000


University of Northern Colorado

Gunter 3080, Box 125
Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: (970)351-2293
Email: debbie.berry@unco.edu


Nursing Schools by State