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Overview

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center / School of Nursing is located in Lubbock, TX.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Education
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Administration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Acute care nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Pediatric nurse practitioner
(Certificate) Acute care nurse practitioner
(Certificate) Pediatric nurse practitioner
(Certificate) Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Geriatric nurse practitioner
(Certificate) Geriatric nurse practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Advanced practice
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Executive leadership

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 45

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48
Applied
29
Accepted
29
Enrolled
60%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
No
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th June 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference, BSN, RN license
Additional Entrance Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference, RN license
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time (26)
Part-time (12)
Male (4)
Female (34)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Diabetes/obesity, nurse competency, disease management, intervention and measurements, health disparities
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,020,265

Location & Contact

Address 3601 4th Street
Lubbock, TX  79430
United States
Contact Dr. Barbara Cherry
Phone: 806-743-1000