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Located in Denver, Colorado, Denver College of Nursing is a private for-profit institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

364 Undergraduate Degrees
11 Graduate Degrees

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Denver College of Nursing Rankings

We have ranked Denver College of Nursing as #178 out of 1,284 colleges and universities in the country in our 2021 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 15% of all schools in the nation. It is also ranked #2 out of 16 schools in Colorado.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Denver College of Nursing has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#49 Most Popular Online Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#66 Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#103 Best Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Denver College of Nursing.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#2 Best Value Nursing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#49 Most Popular Online Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#66 Most Popular Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#101 Best Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Denver College of Nursing?

Location of Denver College of Nursing

Contact details for Denver College of Nursing are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1401 19Th St, Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-292-0015
Website: www.denvercollegeofnursing.edu/

How Do I Get Into Denver College of Nursing?

You can apply to Denver College of Nursing online at: https://www.denvercollegeofnursing.edu/admissions/apply.html

Can I Afford Denver College of Nursing?

1.0% Loan Default Rate

The student loan default rate at Denver College of Nursing is 1.0%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Denver College of Nursing Undergraduate Student Diversity

929 Full-Time Undergraduates
82% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are also 27 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 929 full-time undergraduates at Denver College of Nursing, 18% are male and 82% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Denver College of Nursing

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Denver College of Nursing students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Denver College of Nursing Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 57
Black or African American 69
Hispanic or Latino 128
White 575
International Students 10
Other Races/Ethnicities 90

Online Learning at Denver College of Nursing

85 Took All Classes Online
832 Took At Least One Class Online
878.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 1 bachelor’s degree and 1 master’s degree programs available online at Denver College of Nursing. In 2017-2018, 832 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Denver College of Nursing has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 5th most popular in Colorado for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Denver College of Nursing

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Denver College of Nursing was 878.4%. This is the #51 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Denver College of Nursing regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Denver College of Nursing majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Nursing 8%
Registered Nursing 8%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Denver College of Nursing ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Denver College of Nursing.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Nursing #17
Registered Nursing #17

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Denver College of Nursing Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 17 347 11 375
TOTAL 17 347 11 375

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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