University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 92.59%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at University of Colorado Colorado Springs as reported by Colorado state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2011 87.76 89.45
2010 95 88.95
2009 95 90.4
2008 92.79 86.09
2007 95.1 85.88
2006 90 86.11
2005 91.4 -
2004 81.8 -
2003 90 -
2002 87.88 -
2001 98.15 -
2000 88.24 -
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

The University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Beth El College of Nursing and Health Sciences is a graduate nursing program offering two options of advanced study for Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Education.

The specialty courses are designed to apply theories and evidence based practice for advanced healthcare. The curriculum prepares students to use technological innovation and provide leadership within the clinical and organizational settings. Students in both options are required to complete 38-47 graduate credits to complete a thesis project or a comprehensive tracks within a period of six years.  

The Master in Nursing Education is particularly intended to prepare nurse educators to teach at the bachelor and associate degree levels in a range of academic settings.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from an accredited program
  2. Minimum of a 3.0 grade point average for all undergraduate coursework
  3. Resume
  4. Successfully complete undergraduate pre-requisite courses
  5. Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state where applicant expects to complete practical requirements

The deadline for application online for admission in the spring semester is the 15th of September and admission for admission in the fall semester is the 15th of June.

 

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Program accreditations: CCNE

Doctoral programs offered at this school:

DNP

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

BSN to DNP

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1970 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/29/2005 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate69%

Admissions

93%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading470 to 600
SAT: Math470 to 590
ACT Composite20 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$15,248

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,047
30k to 48k$12,548
48k to 75k$16,912
75k to 110k$19,949
Over 110k$20,393
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Financial Aid & Loan

49%

Recipients

$6,026

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

31%

Recipients

$4,002

Average Amount

Pell grants

46%

Recipients

$7,068

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

10,619

Undergrads

1,940

Graduates

6,619

Women

5,940

Men

67%

Full-time

33%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
65%
Hispanic
16%
Two or more races
7%
Black/African American
4%
Asian
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Non-resident alien
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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University of Colorado Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
(719) 255-3000
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