Our Nursing program focuses on academic, scientific, technical, human, social, professional, and disciplinary excellence. To provide holistic care to human beings at different stages of life and in different social, clinical and community settings.

We offer an integrative approach with a high commitment to health and life care, in all settings where the person, family and community make their projects come true.

Our commitment is the training of professionals with scientific, ethical, human, technical and academic solidity to generate a social impact, in the regional, national and international spheres.

Get to know the Educational Project of the Program

The nursing professional at CES University is based on the academic excellence, with the ability to provide and manage holistic care in the different stages of life, with a communicative attitude, critical thinking, leadership, and teamwork, framed in the generation of disciplinary knowledge of nursing for health, in a globalized world.

Enter the study plan - Pénsum

Know our rates and dates 2021-2
Registration: until July 09, 2021
Interview: You will find the information in the registration credential that will be sent to the email you registered. In case you do not get the complete information you can contact the faculty and request it.
Admission results: You can check if you were admitted on our website or by calling the faculty of the chosen program
Duration of the program: 8 semesters (4 years)
Tuition payment: After passing the admission certificate, the admitted applicant will have a period of fifteen (15) days to make the tuition payment
Start of classes: July 12, 2021 (confirm with faculty)
Registration PIN cost: $170,000 COP
Total cost per semester: $7,250,000 COP

Learn about our registration requirements:

• Extended and legible identity document.
• Recent color photo with a white background, 3 × 4 size.
• Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 (if the latter applies).
• Copy of the bachelor's degree certificate.
• If you are not yet a high school graduate, attach proof that you are in the last year.
• ICFES or SABER 11th test result. If you do not have the result of the
tests, attach the citation to the exam or proof of being enrolled in them.
• Certificate of affiliation to a health system (EPS) or prepaid medicine.

Head of Undergraduate Nursing
Academic Coordinator I and II year
Adriana escobar orozco
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext: 1609
E-mail: caescobar@ces.edu.co

Academic Coordinator III and IV year
Paola Sofia Petro Lafont
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1327
E-mail: ppetro@ces.edu.co

You have doubts? Write to us

Dedsy Yajaira Berbesi Fernandez
E-mail: dberbesi@ces.edu.co
Phone: 444 05 55 Ext: 1359

Extension Coordinator
Maria Jimena Echeverri Montoya
E-mail: mjecheverri@ces.edu.co
Tel: (57) (4) 444 0555 Ext. 1299

Flower Vianey Estrada Monsalve
Email: festrada@ces.edu.co
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext: 1327

of the applicant

If you have a commitment to health and life care, the nursing program is for you.

Why choose
this program

We stand out for having different approaches that allow better training of our professionals.

of the graduate

We train ethical, autonomous, competitive, and socially responsible professionals.

To belong to our program you must be a person with human capacities for teamwork, ethical strength, warmth in relationships with others, creative and with a desire to learn and provide that knowledge for the care of the person, the family and the community.

• History of the institution in the training of professionals in the health area.
• Possibility of interaction during training with other professionals in the health and related area.
• Human quality of the nursing professional.
• Duration of eight semesters.

• Emphasis on caring for the elderly.
• Own practice fields.
• Inclusion of simulation and laboratories as an educational strategy.
• Strengthening research and care management during the training process.
• Command of a second language.

The competencies that characterize our graduates are:

• Will be competent for teamwork, leaders for planning and executing care interventions, based on critical, ethical and sustainable thinking according to the needs of the population.

• You will obtain the skills for holistic patient care and make decisions according to the problems of caring for the patient, his family and his needs.

• Educate for health, based on communication strategies, linguistic and academic resources acquired by the nursing professional at CES University.

• Manage and administer projects on health issues in the public or private sector that impact the quality of life of the population.

• Social skills and self-management will allow you to have the ability to work in a team.

• Will act with leadership and professional ethics in the different scenarios where they carry out their work.


Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.


We have social outreach programs to help the community and strengthen our knowledge.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

In order to graduate you must:
Approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee.
2. Present the current evidence that the State determines to be mandatory.
3 . Comply with the requirement of a second language as stated in an agreement of the Superior Council.

4. Present a certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. Present the payment of the Degree Fees, established by the Administrative Committee.
6. Approve the degree work.
7. Be at peace and safe with the University for all reasons.

Caregivers project - Envigado:

We have developed this project in order to meet the needs of the community through the work of caregivers performed by our nursing professionals.

Friendly centers for adolescent assistance:

We provide advice to young people and adolescents on family planning and sexual orientation issues to control and prevent diseases and unwanted pregnancies.

Nursing training center:

We have practice centers for our students and the health community to explore in environments that resemble real places and situations to update, strengthen and evaluate their knowledge, abilities and skills.

We are constantly developing new activities to strengthen knowledge and contribute to our community. Expect more social projects soon.

For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
Pichincha Bank
Sapiencia Fund
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Public entities

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus


We open the doors for you to complete your academic training with us.Plus

and innovation

We promote activities that impact and project scientific, social and environmental aspects. Plus

and Simulation

We take the theoretical activities to scenarios that resemble real places and situations. Plus

Practice fields
(Own and in agreement)

We leave the classroom to put our knowledge into practice in real life. Plus


We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:

Faculty of Nursing

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified record:
Resolution 14772 of July 18, 2016


Registration PIN cost:
$ 170,000 COP

Total cost per semester:
$ 7,250,000 COP

Title awarded:

4 years (8 semesters)

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