School of Nursing

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Academic Programs

The School of Nursing offers programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Undergraduate students within the School of Nursing are able to complete the Bachelor of Science program in 16 months. Graduate students have options for master’s degrees, advanced graduate certificates, doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) and doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degrees.

CCNE Accreditation Visit Announcement

UNLV School of Nursing will host a Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accreditation site visit for initial review of its DNP and post-graduate APRN certificate programs from October 2-4, 2017.

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Nursing professor Jay Tan
Jul. 11, 2017

Nursing professor Jay Tan uses pharmacogenetics to unlock the medications and dosages that work for a patient's individual genetic makeup.

Tomas C. Walker
Apr. 25, 2017

Tomas C. Walker, the 2017 Nursing Alumnus of the Year, working to develop an artificial pancreas to help patients with diabetes.

Closeup of books
Apr. 18, 2017

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.

Barbara St. Pierre Schneider and Alison Deng
Apr. 13, 2017

A faculty-and-student research team is shining a light on white blood cells to better understand what their location implies about their role in muscle repair.

Rachell Ekroos
Apr. 3, 2017

A lifelong commitment to help never-served populations is one of the things that drew this nursing professor to her profession.

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