School of Nursing

University West, Suite 272

3007 N Ben Wilson, Victoria, Texas 77901

Phone: 361.570-4370  Fax: 361.580.5596

Email:  nursing@uhv.edu

Introduction

Mission

The mission of the School of Nursing (SoN) is to provide innovative and flexible programs for entering or advancing a career in nursing. The SoN is committed to serving the educational needs and advancing quality of life while enhancing the economic, cultural life and health of the communities served. The SoN expands knowledge through scholarship, leadership, and life-long learning and through service that benefits multiple communities while promoting the image and growth of the profession.

Vision

Innovative Nursing Excellence...

Meeting Dreams in Your Community

SON Goals:

  1. Provide accessible student-centered educational programs that blend innovative technology with face-to-face support
  2. Maintain excellence in baccalaureate and graduate nursing curricula
  3. Develop strong liaisons and partnerships with local community groups, health care agencies, alumni, and other interested individuals
  4. Advance a professional image of nursing through faculty scholarship to create new knowledge and promote growth through continued education

Accreditation

The RN to BSN program has been approved by the Texas Board of Nursing (BON), the Second Degree BSN program is seeking full approval from the Texas Board of Nursing. The MSN program in Administration and Education has been approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The baccalaureate and masters programs are seeking accreditation as a new program from and has preliminary accreditation from the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Graduates of the Second Degree BSN program are eligible to apply to take the examination for licensure as registered nurses

Plans and Degrees Offered

The programs of the School of Nursing consist of the plans listed below.  Students pursuing a graduate plan can emphasize a specialization in Nursing through specific courses.

PLAN DEGREE CONCENTRATION
Nursing (RN to BSN) B.S.N.  
Nursing (Second Degree BSN) B.S.N.
Nursing M.S.N. Nurse Administration
Nurse Educator
Nursing (RN to MSN Bridge) M.S.N. Nurse Administration
Nurse Educator

University Of Houston-Victoria
3007 N. Ben Wilson, Victoria, TX 77901
(361) 570-4848, Toll Free in Texas (877) 970-4848

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