Regis University and the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions continue to be recognized as national leaders in quality higher education. We are proud of our reputation and commitment to encourage each student to explore and achieve their goals, while also serving the community. Regis UniversityAwards & HonorsRueckert-Hartman Collegefor Health ProfessionsAwards & Honors U.S. News & World Report Regis University has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a Top University in the West for 18 consecutive years. Additionally, Regis University is proud to have achieved the following 2012 Top Online Education Program Rankings recognitions: Our online bachelor's degree programs ranked in the top four percent for Teaching Practices and Student Engagement and in the top 25 percent for Student Services and Technology Our online master's degree programs in Education ranked in the top 10 percent for Teaching Practices and Student Engagement and in the top 20 percent for Student Services and Technology Our online Master’s degree programs in Business ranked in the top 25 percent for Student Services and Technology SuperScholar Smart Choice Ranking The online bachelor's degree programs from Regis University College for Professional Studies were recognized by SuperScholar in its inaugural Smart Choice ranking of the 25 Best Online Colleges and Universities of 2012. Regis University was ranked sixth among the regionally accredited schools with online undergraduate degree programs in the United States. Among the criteria considered were academic quality, student support services, and credibility and prestige in the marketplace. GI Jobs Top Military Friendly School Regis University College for Professional Studies has been named a Top Military Friendly School for 2013 by GI Jobs. U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll In March 2012, Regis University was named to the 2012 U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction by the Corporation for National & Community Service. Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities Conference on Multicultural Affairs In June 2008, Regis University was the recipient of the Distinguished Program/Project Award and the Distinguished Program/Project Award Certificate of Merit by the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities Conference on Multicultural Affairs. Peter F. Drucker Foundation Award Presented with the Peter F. Drucker Foundation Award for Innovative Programs GetEducated.com GetEducated.com's Top 39 Best Buy Online Masters Degrees – Master of Nonprofit Management School of Computer and Information Sciences received a five year (2007–2012) certification from the National Security Agency's National Center of Excellence in Information Assurance. Recognitions Featured in Tom Peters' newsletter "On Achieving Excellence" and on the Wall Street Journal's front page for commitment to quality education for working professionals. Lauded as “One of the best in America at tending to the needs of adult learners” in the classic book What America Does Right by Robert H. Waterman (W. W. Norton & Company) Loretto Heights School of Nursing was recognized by the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) for "creating an environment that fosters superior leadership skills in neonatal nursing practice." Loretto Heights School of Nursing is proud to announce that they were named "#1 - Best Colleges in Colorado for Nursing for 2018" by niche.com The National Security Agency has awarded a $254,071 grant to RHCHP's collaborative team, including Jiang K (PI), Likarish D (Co-I), Fultan S (Co-I), Mancuso R (Co-I), Amador T (Co-I). The grant will fund a cybersecurity B.S. program: Design Integrating Human Behavior Tools (Phase I) to meet the need of underserved and under-utilized students. Regis is pleased to announce a significant grant awarded to the collaborative team of Mancuso R (PI), Amador T (Co-I), Likarish D (Co-I), Jiang K (Co-I). An Extensible Psychometric Metric Driven Curriculum Framework for Multi-Disciplinary CyberSecurity Educators. ($275,939.39). National Security Agency (NSA). The School of Physical Therapy is very pleased to announce a significant grant award to Baum B (PI), Nelson-Wong E (Co-I), Silverman A. for "Comparing Running-Specific and Traditional Prostheses during Running: Assessing Performance and Risk" ($697,999) awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense, 2015-2018. Loretto Heights School of Nursing has received grant awards funded to Susan Dalbey by Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA); Nurse Faculty Loan Program in the following amounts: $39,510 for Academic Year 2017-2018, $220,333 for Academic Year 2016-2017, and $176,586 for Academic Year 2015-2016. The Master’s in Health Services Administration (MS-HSA) program was ranked #8 of the “Top 20 graduate programs in the West for 2016,” by Master Programs Guide. Best Colleges ranked our online Master’s in Health Services Administration (MS-HSA) program #17 in the nation for non-profit and private universities. CollegeChoice.net ranked our Bachelor’s in Health Care Administration (BS-HCA) Program in the top tier - #8 of the top 50. Master Programs Guide lists Regis University as having one of the “Top 50 Best Online Graduate Programs in the country for 2015-2016.” U.S. News & World Report ranks Regis University's online Master of Science, Nursing, in top five "Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs for Veterans." A big salute to Loretto Heights School of Nursing and our U.S. Veterans. Loretto Heights School of Nursing was recognized by the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) for "creating an environment that fosters superior leadership skills in neonatal nursing practice." The Caring for Colorado Foundation has awarded a $50,000 grant (awarded June 2013) for the purchase of equipment in our simulation laboratory. This, in addition to a $70,000 grant awarded last year, shows the foundation's support for Regis University’s commitment to health and healthcare education.