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.


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95%First-time pass rate on the NCLEX

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7,186Patients served through nurse-led clinics

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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

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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. 


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


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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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OGH Lecture- Impacts of Dust Storm Particles on Human Lung Cells

The TTUHSC Office of Global Health (OGH) invites you to attend an ongoing lecture series on issues r MORE


2nd Annual Update in Heart Failure Management Symposium

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Saving the Texas Foster Care System - Policy Panel

On May 8th, join a panelist of policymakers and experts as we explore the conditions of today&# MORE


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Dr. Linda McMurray receives funding.

Dr. Linda McMurray, School of Nursing, and Executive Director of the Larry Combest Community Health MORE

Lubbock TNSA Student's Represent Texas at National Student Nurses Association Convention

In Februrary, the resolution that was submitted at the Texas Nursing Student Association state confe MORE

Saving the Texas Foster Care System - Policy Panel

On May 8th, join a panelist of policymakers and experts as we explore the conditions of today&# MORE