Colorado State University-Pueblo Profile

Colorado State University - Pueblo (CSU–Pueblo) is a regional, comprehensive university public university located in Pueblo, Colorado (USA). It was previously known as the University of Southern Colorado. CSU-Pueblo is a member university of the Colorado State University System and a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU).

The university has the following academic colleges:    
- College of Education, Engineering & Professional Studies (CEEPS)
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS)
- College of Science and Math (CSM)
- Hasan School of Business (HSB)

CEEPS offers majors in Automotive Industry Management (BS); Engineering (BSE); Civil Engineering Technology (BSCET); Exercise Science, Health Promotion, and Recreation (BS); Industrial Engineering (BSIE); Industrial and Systems Engineering (MS); , Nursing (BSN and MS); and Education (MEd).
CHASS offers major programs of study in Art, English, Foreign Language-Spanish, History, Liberal Studies, Mass Communications, Music, etc.

CSM offers majors in Biology, Chemistry, Math and Physics, and a Masters of Science in Applied Natural Science.

HSB offers a top quality MBA degree program, and undergraduate degrees in accounting, business management, business management with an information technology emphasis, business management with a marketing emphasis, computer information systems or economics/finance.

The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The undergraduate and graduate business programs are fully accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business - less than 5% of the world’s business schools have achieved AACSB International accreditation. The Department of Nursing baccalaureate educational program is fully approved by the Colorado Board of Nursing and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).

The university has been ranked No. 1 among 41 regionally accredited institutions on the affordability and credibility ranking for its distance education bachelor degrees.


- Placed in Tier 4 among Liberal Arts Colleges (US News & World Report Best Colleges 2010).

- Ranked 1st among the Top 28 Best Buys in Online College Degrees for its distance bachelor's in social science and sociology, according to

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