Regis University

Denver, CO 80221

Regis University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Denver, Colorado. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of Regis Corporation.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 6756 and 3823 students were accepted.

Regis University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $34,100 and fees $350. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $34,100 and $350 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate80%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • Masters program tracks: MSN, RN to MSN

    The Regis University Master of Science in Nursing, program is designed to prepare Licensed Registered Nurses for advanced practice including specializations in Leadership in Health Care Systems with focuses in management or education.

    The different graduate specialties develop core theoretical knowledge and practical skills required for practice at the graduate level. The program includes foundational courses in nursing theory, health policy, nursing research, ethical practice and healthcare systems financing.

    Admission Requirements

    1. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher
    2. Completion of nursing prerequisite courses from an accredited institution of higher education
    3. Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as Registered Nurse from the state where the student plans to attend clinical practice
    4. A minimum of a ‘C’ grade or higher for program prerequisites
    5. Health clearance (tuberculosis clearance included)
    6. Admission interviews with admissions committee  

    The particular tracks may have specific requirements in terms of nursing prerequisite courses taken at the undergraduate level and may require students to show proof taking these courses or equivalent credit.

    Graduates from the program will be eligible to sit for certification examinations in their area of specialization and to apply to sit for the national board certification examinations. 

     

  • Doctoral program tracks: DNP
  • ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing Certificate 2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 385
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 0
Nursing Education Postbaccalaureate certificate 59
Nursing Administration Master's degree 118
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 35
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 2
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 4
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 36

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Regis University

Colorado Christian University
6.36 miles away
CollegeAmerica-Denver
8.3 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/25/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/25/1999 - Current

Admissions

57%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading480 to 600
SAT: Math470 to 570
SAT: Writing480 to 570
ACT Composite22 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$26,505

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$19,469
30k to 48k$20,323
48k to 75k$21,516
75k to 110k$25,052
Over 110k$29,515
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

56%

Recipients

$13,966

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

26%

Recipients

$3,781

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

52%

Recipients

$8,693

Average Amount

Student Population

4,070

Undergrads

4,298

Graduates

5,227

Women

3,141

Men

61%

Full-time

39%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
59%
Hispanic
16%
Race/ethnicity unknown
9%
Black/African American
5%
Asian
5%
Two or more races
3%
Non-resident alien
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Colorado state board of nursing
Regis University
3333 Regis Blvd
Denver, CO 80221
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