Welcome to the School of Nursing!

The SON offers innovative undergraduate and graduate level programs. Our renowned faculty use student-centered teaching techniques that build understanding and provide unique experiential learning opportunities.

The SON is committed to helping you achieve your nursing career goals. UTMB SON was the first nursing school in Texas and our extensive alumni are leading the future in healthcare in Texas and beyond.

Take the first step to join this elite SON community by learning about the program that best fits you.

Online graduate program ranked in
top 10 by U.S. News & World Report!

The School of Nursing online graduate degree programs at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have been recognized as a leader in graduate education, ranking sixth nationally and the highest ranked school in Texas in the prestigious U.S. News & World Report survey of graduate nursing programs online.

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Fall 2013 Dean's List

Congratulations to all our baccalaureate students who have earned a place on the UTMB School of Nursing Dean’s List. This honor is reserved for the highest achieving students who exemplify excellence in the attainment of their educational goals.

Download the full listing of all of the Dean's list recipients.

Admissions Applications Now Open

Spring 2015 - Traditional BSN Program

NCAS applications accepted March 15, 2014 through May 31, 2014 Semester begins January 2015 - Traditional BSN (4 semesters)

Summer 2015 - BSN Program

NCAS applications accepted August 1, 2014 through October 15, 2014 Semester begins May 4, 2015

Fall 2015 - BSN and RN-BSN Programs

NCAS applications accepted October 15, 2014 through December 31, 2014 Semester begins August 2015 - Traditional BSN (4 semesters) RN-BSN (2 or 3 semesters)

Fall 2015 - Masters Program

Fall 2015 Masters Program Application will be open from October 15, 2014 through December 31, 2014.

Please apply early to ensure all transcripts and supporting materials are submitted before the deadline.