College of Nursing Ranked #2 in NIH Funding

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College of Nursing Ranked #2 in NIH Funding

Breaking Down Vaccine Resistance

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Breaking Down Vaccine Resistance

Kaufman Kept Nursing History

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Kaufman Kept Nursing History

Nursing Informatics Turns 25

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Nursing Informatics Turns 25

Providing accessible, affordable, high-quality clinical care

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Providing accessible, affordable, high-quality clinical care

Fixing the Miscommunication

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Fixing the Miscommunication

Welcome to the University of Utah College of Nursing!


Leaders in Nursing Education, Research and Clinical Care


The College of Nursing is an integral part of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center and the University of Utah. We are committed to working together to serve the people of Utah and beyond by continually improving the quality of life for individuals and communities. We strive for excellence in education, research and clinical care, and each mission is vital to our overall success. Diversity and inclusiveness, independent inquiry and collegiality form the fabric of everyday life for faculty and students.

We offer nursing education programs in both traditional and online formats covering a wide range of degrees and specializations.  Degrees include: Bachelor of Science, which includes an online RN-BSN track, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice, and Doctor of Philosophy.  The University of Utah’s accredited College of Nursing is a strong, interactive and financially affordable option for students of all age ranges and background experience.

The College of Nursing is also home to the Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program offering a degree and certificates in gerontology, and the Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence.

Centers & Programs

Points of Pride

  • Seven faculty members hold an endowed chair funded by very generous donors.
  • Ranked #26 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in 2015. 
  • Nursing Informatics and Nurse Midwifery programs ranked in top 10 

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