About Us

Board of Nursing LogoThe School of Nursing offers seven programs: a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, three Master of Science in Nursing, a Post-Master's Nurse Practitioner Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health, a Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate, and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing.


CCNE Accrediation

The Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, Masters Degree in Nursing, and the Post-Graduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate Programs at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.