We welcome your interest in Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs campus. As a prospective student this web-site will guide you through your exploration of Beth-El College's programs. The educational experiences you encounter at Beth-El are planned to be enjoyable, stimulating and challenging.
As a small college with low student/faculty ratios, we offer our students the opportunity to work closely with highly-qualified faculty in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical practicum settings.
The world is changing rapidly and this change is profoundly seen in all aspects of health care. As new paradigms evolve they incorporate increased knowledge, new technology, global perspectives and a U.S. Health Care System in a state of flux. The education received at Beth-El prepares professionals to meet the challenge of the rapidly changing health care delivery system while enjoying life as productive citizens.
Students, faculty and staff all work together at Beth-El to create a campus community where excellence takes place in a climate of caring. The Carnegie Foundation, in the publication Campus Life in Search of Community, cites six principles that seem to capture the ideal community in which learning takes place. At Beth-El College we promote:
Each of you can help us to create this exciting campus community at UCCS by your expectations and your contributions.
Nancy Smith, PhD, APN, FAANP
Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences
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University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Last Updated: March 28, 2016