CU Anschutz is recognized as a leader in health science, education, research, innovation and patient care by several organizations. Notable CU Anschutz national designations include:

HISPANIC-SERVING
INSTITUTION

Hispanic-Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education, the first research university in Colorado to qualify.

COMPREHENSIVE
CANCER CENTER

National Cancer Institute Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, the only one in Colorado and one of only 71 nationally.

CENTER OF
EXCELLENCE

Rare Disease Center of Excellence by the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), for its research and commitment to advance care for patients with rare diseases.


Our schools and colleges are ranked among the
best in the country.

 

University of Colorado School of Medicine is listed as:

#5

in Pediatrics

#6

in Primary Care

#7

in Family Medicine

#22

in Internal Medicine


TOP
20

Colorado School of Public Health and CU Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences are among the top 20 schools in the nation in their respective categories.

#31

Best Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs

#26

Best Online Master's in Nursing programs

#13

Best Online Master's in Nursing Administration programs

*Rankings from the 2022 U.S. News & World Report annual ranking of higher education programs.