School of Nursing


Welcome to the School of Nursing at TTUHSC! As the only nursing school in West Texas to offer bachelor's, master's and doctoral education in a variety of learning formats, we consider it our mission to address the critical nursing shortage in West Texas and across our nation. Channel your passion for helping and serving others into a mission-driven career in nursing.

95%First-time pass rate on the NCLEX

7,186Patients served through nurse-led clinics

35Years of providing nursing education

 

The World is Our Classroom

Larry Combest Community Health & Wellness Center

SON faculty and students regularly offer free clinical care to underserved and high-risk patients through the Combest Center, an invaluable clinical training opportunity and a chance to put our mission into practice. Learn More

 

Simulation Centers

TTUHSC offers several interprofessional, state-of-the-art simulation centers that utilize advanced technologies to simulate realistic health situations. LEARN MORE

 

Global Health Initiative

Faculty often lead interprofessional excursions to developing nations for TTUHSC students, giving nursing students the chance to engage in real-world challenges in underserved countries while learning to collaborate across health care disciplines to offer tangible, life-giving care while earning a graduate certificate in Global Health. LEARN MORE

TTUHSC Nursing students studying around table

 

TTUHSC Nursing students in hospital

Committed to Your Success

Career Services Center
We will partner with you to align your educational experience with your career ambitions, harnessing the full power of the TTUHSC network and name to help you achieve your professional goals. LEARN MORE

 

Student SUCCESS Program
Our retention counselors are student advocates with a host of resources to help you succeed. LEARN MORE

 

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Seeking Patient Care?

The mission of the Larry Combest Community Health & Wellness Center is to provide access to comprehensive health services to those in need, to reduce or eliminate health disparities among high risk populations, and to integratestudent clinical experiences and faculty practice in effective delivery of health care services.

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In Our Own Words

 

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The Admissions Process

Interested in starting your journey in the School of Nursing? Learn more about the admissions process, speak with one of our Dean's Ambassadors or visit one of our campuses.

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School of Nursing Viewbook

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Academic and Professional Associations

NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

The National League for Nursing has selected the TTUHSC School of Nursing as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.

CCNE Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The baccalaureate degree program, master's degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Events

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Oct16

Childhood Obesity Symposium

The Childhood Obesity Symposium is intended to educate and inform the community at large... MORE

Oct19

TTUHSC Alumni Association National Advisory Board Fall Meeting

The TTUHSC Alumni Association National Advisory Board is composed of two alumni from each of... MORE

Oct19

School of Nursing DNP Class of 2013 Reunion

The School of Nursing DNP Class of 2013 will meet for its five-year reunion. Events will include... MORE

News

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Save the Date - Student Research Week 2019

Make sure to mark your calendars for the 31st annual Student Research Week, which will be... MORE

Expert in Placental Pathology, Carolyn M. Salafia, to Speak at Ellen Noel Art Museum in Odessa, TX

Where : Ellen Noël Art Museum           ... MORE

Global Health Lecture Series - Overseas Humanitarian Cleft Brigades: A Surgeon's Perspective

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend a monthly lecture series on... MORE