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Undergraduate nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler is one of most respected nursing degree programs in Texas.
Offering the bachelor of science in nursing degree for beginning and licensed (LVN) students, the UT Tyler College of Nursing prepares graduates to meet health care needs as generalists, educators, researchers, administrators and advanced practitioners.
As a nursing student you will attend traditional face-to-face courses in Longview that are led by full-time, fully accredited, on-site faculty members. Clinical experiences will be conducted in the region, close to campus.
In addition to traditional science and anatomy courses, students in the BSN program complete classes in communication, leadership, management and critical thinking. This knowledge provides graduates with more job opportunities and higher pay, and is vital for individuals who want to eventually move into advanced health care careers.
You also will experience cost savings and convenience while earning your degree at UT Tyler.
UT Tyler Graduates are Educated to Succeed
- The pass rate for UT Tyler nursing graduates on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) on their first try is consistently above 95%.
- 98% of UT Tyler nursing graduates either have a job at graduation or are planning to pursue graduate study.
- The college's success in educating nurse leaders is best demonstrated by the achievements of graduates in this region and across the country. Some are executive officers of large health care institutions, some serve as educators in universities and colleges, others work as advanced practitioners and consultants in settings ranging from rural clinics to government agencies to urban medical centers.
The baccalaureate program at The University of Texas at Tyler is accredited by The Texas Board of Nursing and nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). For additional information or to reserve a time to meet an advisor please call 903.663.8100 or visit The University of Texas at Tyler Longview University Center.