Founded in 1877, Regis University is a member of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The university is made up of Regis College, the College for Professional Studies and the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the university’s staff and faculty strive to pass on the values and skills that maintain its Jesuit heritage. U.S. News and World Report ranked Regis as one of the best universities for twelve consecutive years.
Regis University has small class sizes; nearly 80% of its classes have fewer than 20 students. Regis University professors were awarded Fulbright professorships four years in a row. Academic programs include bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and first professional degree programs. Some of the most popular areas of study at Regis are Business / Management, Computer / Information Sciences, Health Professions, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Psychology. Online classes are available. Many Regis students also choose to participate in service learning programs in which they volunteer with different service organizations in the Denver area.
The Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions (RHCHP) at Regis offers undergraduate, graduate, certification and doctorate programs and is divided into three schools: Nursing, Pharmacy, and Physical Therapy. The college also features the Health Services Administration division and the Health Care Ethics department. Some programs at RHCHP can be completed entirely online.