College of Nursing Texas Woman's University

College of Nursing Texas Woman's University

Denton, TX
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
13 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Nursing Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Nursing Education Master of Science (MS)
    • Child Health Clinical Nurse Specialist Master of Science (MS)
    • Health Systems Management Master of Science (MS)
    • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Clinical Nurse Leader Master of Science (MS)
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Adult Health Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Women's Health Clinical Nurse Specialist Master of Science (MS)
    • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 258
    • Doctoral Degrees 22
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 430
    • Accepted 280
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 193
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th July 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT, minimum GPA of 3.0 on last 60 hours in undergraduate nursing degree and overall, RN license, and BS in nursing, basic statistics course
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (preferred minimum score 153 [500 old version] Verbal, 144 [500 old version] Quantitative, 4 Analytical), MS in nursing, minimum preferred GPA of 3.5, RN license, statistics, 2 letters of reference, curriculum vitae, graduate nursing-theory course, and graduate research course, statement of professional goals and research interests
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students964
    • Female Percentage93%
    • Male Percentage7%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students964
    • Part-time Percentage94%
    • Full-time Percentage6%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American23%
    • White / Caucasian45%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian19%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown5%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty106
    • Full-time Percentage57%
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Female Percentage92%
    • Male Percentage8%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchScreening, prevention, and treatment for intimate partner violence; needs of adolescents during childbirth intervention; a network analysis decision tool for nurse managers (social network analysis); support for adolescents with implantable cardioverter defibrillators; informatics: nurse staffing, safety, quality, and financial data as they relate to patient care outcomes; prevention and treatment of obesity; improving infant outcomes related to premature birth
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,721,464

Location & Contact

College of Nursing

Texas Woman's University

304 Administration Drive
Denton, TX 76201
United States

Dr. Gayle Roux

Interim Dean and Associate Dean for Research and Clinical Scholarship

Phone: 940-898-2401
Fax: 940-898-2437

Dr. Samuel Wheeler

Assistant Director of Admissions

Phone: 940-898-3188
Fax: 940-898-3081

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