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Regis University

Overview

Based in Denver, Colorado, Regis University is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic university. Regis University educates students to take leadership roles and make a positive impact in society. The university is comprised of three colleges: Regis College, the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions and the College for Professional Studies. In addition to its classroom degree programs, Regis University offers several online degree programs, including an MBA program. Regis University has been ranked as one of the Best Universities for 12 consecutive years by U.S. News and World Report.

History

Regis University’s predecessor was established in Las Vegas, New Mexico by a group of exiled Italian Jesuits. In 1884, the Bishop of Denver invited the Jesuits to move the school to nearby Morrison where it was opened as Sacred Heart College. In 1887, the school moved again to its present location in Denver. In 1921, the school adopted the name of Regis College in honor of Saint John Francis Regis, a 17th century Jesuit. In 1991, it was renamed Regis University with three schools: the original known as Regis College, the College for Professional Studies, and the College for Health Professions.

Academics

Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions offers degree and certificates programs for careers in the health professions.
The College for Professional Studies offers degree and certificate programs that are available online and in the classroom.

Degrees

Regis College offers a range of programs in liberal arts, sciences, business, and education. Students can choose from 28 s areas of study, or they can design their own program.
Undergraduate Academic Programs include: Accounting, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Catholic Studies, Chemistry, Christian Leadership, Communication, Computer Science, Conflict and Dialogue Studies Minor, Core Studies, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, French, History, Latin, Mathematics, Music, Neuroscience, Peace and Justice, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Economy, Politics, Pre-Med/Health, Pre-Law, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Visual Arts, and Women’s Studies.

Graduate Degree Programs include: MA in Education: Learning & Teaching Emphasis; MA in Education: Teaching the Linguistically Diverse Emphasis; Linguistically Diverse Education Endorsement; and Linguistically Diverse Learner Academic Certificate.
Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions offers undergraduate, graduate, certification and doctorate programs designed for careers in health professions.
Undergraduate Degree Programs include: Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing; CHOICE Bachelor of Science in Nursing; BS Health Care Administration; BS Health Information Management; and RN- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion.

Graduate Degree Programs include: MS Nursing – Leadership; MS Nursing – FNP; MS Nursing – NNP; MS Nursing Post MS Certificates; MS Nursing MS Completion; MS Nursing MS Articulation; RN to Master of Science – Nursing; Post-Bachelor’s Certificate Health Information Management; Post-Bachelor’s Certificate in Health Informatics; and MS Health Services Administration.

Doctorate Degree Programs include: Doctor of Physical Therapy; Transition Doctor of Physical Therapy; Fellowship in and Manual Therapy.

The College for Professional Studies offers a variety of innovative and accelerated courses for bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and certificate programs. Undergraduate Degree Programs include: BS Accounting; BA Applied Psychology; BAS Applied Science; BS Business Administration; BS Business Technology Management; BA Communication; BS Computer Networking; BS Computer Science; BS Computer Information Systems; BA Criminology; BA Education; BS Finance; BS Human Resource Management; BA Liberal Arts; BS Marketing; BA Organization Development; BS Public Administration; BA Religious Studies; and BA Social Science.

Graduate Degree Programs include; MS Accounting; MBA Business Administration; MS Database Technologies; MS Software Engineering; MS Systems Engineering; MS Information Technology Management; MS Information Assurance; MS Software and Information Systems; MA Counseling; MEd Education; MA Liberal Arts; MS Nonprofit Management; and MS Organization Leadership.

Undergraduate Certificates include: Adult Spirituality; Leadership; Catholic Studies; Literacy; Computer Networking; Enterprise and Web Application Engineering; Conflict Management; Peace and Social Justice; Criminology; Practical Psychology; E-Security; Project Management; High Performance Management; Psychology of Violence; Homeland Security; Public Administration; Information Systems Security; Software Engineering; Irish Studies; Technical Writing; and Java Programming.

Graduate Certificates include: Master of Science in Accounting; Master of Business Administration; Master of Arts; Master of Nonprofit Management; Master of Science in Organization Leadership; Master of Science in Computer Information Technology; Master of Education; Post Graduate Marriage and Family Therapy Certificate; and Post-Graduate Certificate in Counseling Children and Adolescents

Online Degrees

Regis University leads the way in online education for adults, offering one of the top online continuing education programs in the country. Regis University’s online degree programs offer the same quality coursework and faculty as their on-campus degree programs yet allow students to complete their degrees when and where it is convenient for them.
Undergraduate Degree Programs include: BS Accounting; BAS Applied Science; BS Business Administration; BS Business Technology Management; BA Communication; BS Computer Networking; BS Computer Science; BS Computer Information Systems; BA Criminology; BS Finance; BS Marketing; BA Organization Development; and BS Public Administration.
Graduate Degree Programs include: MS Accounting; MBA Business Administration; MS Database Technologies; MS Software Engineering; MS Systems Engineering; MS Software and Information Systems; MS Information Technology Management; MS Information Assurance; MEd Education; MS Nonprofit Management; and MS Organization Leadership.

Campus

Regis University has several campuses throughout the state of Colorado. The main campus is located in Denver. Other sites include: Aurora, Longmont, Colorado Springs, Denver Tech Center (Greenwood Village), Fort Collins and Interlocken at Broomfield. There are also two out-of-state campuses located in Summerlin and Henderson, Nevada.

Financial Aid

At Regis University, students have the option of various financial aid options including scholarships, grants, and loans.

Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded based on the students’ academic performance, leadership potential or other talent. They may be federal, state, or institutional funds. Full-time enrollment is required for all scholarships. Competitive full tuition scholarships in Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics are awarded to students who demonstrate high achievement on a subject exam. All scholarships are renewable for four years dependant on the student maintaining a strong GPA. Music scholarships are awarded following an audition process. Students interested in transferring to Regis College from another college or university may qualify for specific transfer scholarships.

Grants

Grants are awarded to students who show financial eligibility based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) results or who have met other criteria. These may be federal, state or institutional funds. Grants do not have to be repaid. Full-time enrollment is required for all grants except the Federal Pell Grant, which is pro-rated for less than full-time enrollment.

Loans

Student loans are an additional means to finance a college education. Loans must be repaid and include a variety of interest rates and repayment terms.

Tuition and Fees

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