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Nursing Program

Elevating the standard of healthcare

A career in nursing is both challenging and rewarding. As a nurse, you are charged with caring for not just a person’s physical needs, but emotional needs as well. The nursing program at The University of Texas Permian Basin is science-based, patient-centered, and care-driven. Coursework will help students understand human behavior and help gain insight into the human spirit.

Let’s face it, the thought of being responsible for a human life is scary. At UT Permian Basin, nursing students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience with their instructors at their side inside the state-of-the-art SIM Lab. The BSN program at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin prepares graduates to work in a wide variety of clinical settings and provides the necessary foundation for masters and doctoral degrees in nursing. 

What can I do with a nursing degree?

Earning a degree in nursing sets you up for a rewarding career with many options. Nurses are needed in virtually every area of healthcare services, monitoring patient progress, and educating patients and their families about a health condition or disease. As a nurse, you can work in a hospital and other facilities, such as private clinics, schools, nursing care centers, prisons, and military bases.

How to Apply to the School of Nursing