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University of Denver. School of Nursing



Begins with Nurse Training Program in 1948 and was later discontinued in 1961. In March 1978, a Bachelor of Science of Nursing program is proposed and approved. The program is officially established in August 1978. This became the foundation of the re-established School of Nursing which was established in 1980, accredited in 1982, and discontinued again in 1984.


“Student Nurse Training Program Starts With 131 Women Registered,” The Denver Clarion, vol. 25, no. 37, September 28, 1948, 2.

(March 15, 1978) Bachelor of Science in Nursing Proposal. Received:Vice-Chancellor University Resources. Original Document; Clarion, March 30, 1978; Clarion, April 10 1978; Clarion, August 9, 1978.

Minutes, Board of Trustees, Nov.13-14, 1980.

Today: January 4, 1982f, vol. 3, no. 10, pg. 3; Chris McKenna, “School of Nursing Receives Accreditation To Pursue Baccalaureate Education Style,” The Denver Clarion, vol. 87, no. 23, January 14, 1982, 4.
School of Nursing discontinued in 1961.
Sources Card Catalog- Academic Units; Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume Q: page 391.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 37, issue 40, 1961 March 31

Identifier: clarion_v037i40_19610331
Abstract DU Students to Join Company Leaving for Orient Tomorrow. Nominations Tuesday for AUSA Posts. Freshman Camp Counselors Selected; To Meet Tuesday. University Drops Nursing Program After 4 Years. J. Cover Selected Alumni Relations Associate Leader. Rhodes to Speak on Easter Sunday.
Dates: 1961 March 31