University of Nebraska Medical Center

Moving to Scottsbluff

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The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing-West Nebraska Division is located in the Harms Technology Center in Scottsbluff. The West Nebraska Division was opened in the fall of 1987 to prepare nurses for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and a Master of Science in Nursing Degree.

In August 2003, the College of Dentistry expanded its dental hygiene program to western Nebraska. Students attend classes at Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska in Gering and use distance learning technology to access Lincoln classes.

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Things to Do

Coffee Shops

Dog Parks

  • Riverside Dog Park: Two acre fenced-off dog park in Scottsbluff divided into two sections, offering training and playing for your fur baby.
  • Terry Carpenter Dog Park: Just north of the Scottsbluff High School and on the Monument Valley pathway is a big open fenced area for dogs to run and play.
  • Monument Dog Park: Five acres of fenced in area that provides a breathtaking view of the Scotts Bluff Monument in Gering. This park offers agility training courses with tunnels, tires, and an A-frame walk.

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Outdoor Recreation


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