MSU Denver

Our nurse supply is running out

What’s behind the country’s shortage and how MSU Denver is working to fill the gaps.

In the early days of the pandemic, we heard repeatedly about hospitals hitting capacities. Medical staffs were slammed, with no relief in sight. Today, we’re seeing medical facilities hit their capacity limits again, only the cause isn’t overwhelming Covid cases. There simply aren’t enough nurses. Read more about this shortage and what MSU Denver is doing about it.

2021 Best Nursing Schools in Colorado

Top Ranked Nursing School 2021 Badge

MSU Denver Ranked #5

Registered Nursing ranked the top 10 nursing schools in Colorado by analyzing current and historical NCLEX-RN “pass rates.” MSU Denver’s nursing program ranked 5th in Colorado with a score of 94.95

Program Outcomes

MSU Denver’s nursing program is approved by the Colorado State Board of Nursing and accredited by two accreditation agencies, ACEN and CCNE.

Attend a Virtual (Zoom) Information Session about the Accelerated and Traditional Programs

3:30 pm Mountain Time

Thurs, Sept 29, 2022

ANO/TNO Info Session

12:00 pm Mountain Time

Tues, Oct. 4, 2022

ANO/TNO Info Session

6:00 pm Mountain Time

Wed, Oct 12, 2022

ANO/TNO Info Session


Meet our Faculty and Staff

MSU Denver’s Department of Nursing Faculty and Staff are dedicated to student success. Our well-seasoned faculty have many years’ experience teaching and training student nurses. Additionally, most full-time faculty hold doctoral degrees. Our staff focus on ensuring the best experience possible for each student before, during and after the program.

Department of Nursing

Contact Information



West Classroom
Suite 247

Shipping address:
1201 5th Street, WC 247
Denver, CO 80204

Mailing address:
PO BOX 173362
Campus Box 72
Denver, CO 80217-3362