SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, January 31, 2022 – Niche.com, a market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families, has ranked Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences, formerly Ameritech College of Healthcare, third safest college campus in America and the safest in Utah. The Niche report identified colleges and universities based on their safety and security features.
“We take pride in ensuring a safe and positive campus conducive to learning excellence,” said Sherry Jones, Joyce University President and CEO. “I’m happy that our students recognized that in their reviews. I hope to only build on this ranking as we strive to help our students to pursue lifelong learning.”
The 2022 Safest College Campuses ranking is based on key statistics and student reviews using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Top-ranked colleges offer a safe and healthy environment for little or no campus crime, drugs, or alcohol usage.
In addition to ranking highly for safety, Niche ranked Joyce University as one of Utah’s best colleges for nursing. The college offers flexible distance learning that appeals to busy adults or hybrid models that include on-campus and online formats.
Joyce University of Nursing and Health Sciences, formerly known as Ameritech College of Healthcare, is one of the largest nursing schools in Utah. Founded in 1979, Joyce University’s mission is to prepare students to serve as competent professionals, to advance their careers, and to pursue lifelong learning. With its campus in Draper, Utah, Joyce University is proud to have helped thousands of students graduate and launch lasting healthcare careers.