Regis University

Founded in 1877, Regis University is located in Denver, Colorado on a picturesque campus with panoramic views of the majestic Rocky Mountains. Regis University is an accredited, nonprofit, private institution, and is one of 28 Jesuit universities and colleges nationwide. Some fellow Jesuit schools include Georgetown, Boston College, Creighton, and the University of San Francisco.

The College for Professional Studies

Regis University College for Professional Studies (CPS) offers a nationally respected, fully accredited education specifically designed for the adult learner. Our students are working professionals, parents, and spouses seeking their Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited university that respects the balance between work, school, and family without sacrificing academic credibility.

Regis CPS serves more than 11,000 adult students worldwide in the classroom and online. Made up of four distinct schools, Regis University CPS offers dozens of Bachelor's and Master's degrees and certificates in a variety of academic disciplines, designed to fit your lifestyle, give you choices, and make a difference. Faculty members are experts in their fields, all with a minimum of a Master's degree and many with doctorate degrees. Our adult learners benefit through first-hand knowledge of current industry practices and trends from faculty as they bring real-world experience to the classroom. The knowledge and skills that students gain in the classroom is practical and can be immediately used within the workplace.

Ranked as a Top University in the West by U.S. News & World Report for 15 consecutive years and backed by over 130 years of academic excellence and commitment to the individual student, Regis University (CPS) continues to be recognized as an award-winning national leader in adult education by providing students the ability to earn a respected and accredited degree through online and campus-based learning formats. Regis University pioneered the development of degree programs designed specifically for busy adults over 30 years ago and led the way in creating one of the country's first accredited online degree programs more than a decade ago.

Our nationally-ranked degree programs, affordable tuition, convenient and flexible learning formats, student support services, and expert faculty will help you earn a prestigious degree that prepares you for career advancement, changing professions, or develop the tools for gaining personal fulfillment.

Regis University supports students in their educational goals within a diverse culture committed to academic excellence and aimed at developing knowledgeable and ethical leaders. The motto "Men and Women in Service to Others" on the University seal describes the purpose of a Jesuit education: to form men and women who use their knowledge toward the betterment of their communities and professions. It also reflects the desire of Regis' faculty and staff to be of service to students and the community.

Convenience and Flexibility

Regis University CPS provides you with a wide range of options to fit a quality education into your busy lifestyle including:

  • Six start terms throughout the year
  • Flexible 5- and 8-week courses
  • Several campus locations in Colorado and Nevada campuses locations
  • Multiple learning formats: Classroom, Online, Guided Independent Study, or a mix of classroom and online course
  • Summer and Weekend Intensives

Community of Learners

Our small classes?averaging 15 students each?emphasize interaction and discussion among your classmates and professors. This intimate and collaborative atmosphere will provide you with enriching life and work experiences as you examine new concepts and content that will change your life. Regis University CPS faculty members are experts in their fields, blending theory and practice into a real-world education that will give you the competitive edge in today's marketplace.

In addition to our Bachelor's and Master's degrees, we offer graduate and undergraduate certificate programs. This credential?which can be applied toward a degree?attests to your knowledge and skills in specific areas, and can help you achieve a promotion or change careers.

Online Undergraduate Degrees

Regis University online undergraduate programs are designed to provide the information, skills, and theory necessary for you to be successful in today's competitive job market. Our programs will provide you the opportunity for an outstanding undergraduate experience and valuable skills to advance your professional career. Class sizes average fifteen students each to ensure optimal faculty to student interaction. A total of 128 credit hours are required to earn a Bachelor of Science degree.

Online Graduate Degrees

Earning your master's degree can be an important next step in your career. It can enhance your professional growth, your opportunities for leadership, and help you earn a higher salary. Whether you are searching for career advancement opportunities or wanting to change careers, a graduate degree can give you the competitive advantage you need. Class sizes average fifteen students each to ensure optimal faculty to student interaction. A total of 36 credit hours are required to earn a master's degree.

Online MBA Degrees

Regis University's Online MBA Program was recently named one of the country's "Best Online Graduate Business Programs" by U.S. News & World Report, which has also selected Regis University as a Top University in the West for 14 consecutive years.

Online Certificates

Regis University offers a variety of Undergraduate Certificates of Completion and Graduate Academic Certificates. Certificates can be completed with twelve to eighteen credit hours of study and can be applied directly towards your degree.

Regis University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (30 North LaSalle, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504; 800-621-7440).

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3333 Regis Blvd
Denver CO  80221



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Accrediting Agency

Regis University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Institution Type

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

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