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Master of Science in Nursing Program


The College of Nursing offers a graduate program of study leading to the Master of Science in Nursing which produces a nursing leader in the areas of nursing education, or nursing administration.


In keeping with the mission of the University of Texas at Brownsville and the mission of the College of Nursing, the mission is to provide high quality undergraduate and graduate nursing education programs which are fostered and exemplified by excellence in teaching, service and research.  The aim is to facilitate educational access and academic excellence through innovative delivery systems that are learner-centered, success-oriented, and technologically-responsive.


The major outcomes of the graduate program are to develop the ability

  • Utilize knowledge from health and social sciences to address the needs of diverse populations through planned programs, education, and advocacy.
  • Integrate knowledge about diverse populations with clinical and theoretical knowledge, research, and practice related to health promotion, disease prevention, and illness.
  • Utilize research to provide high quality healthcare, initiate change, and improve nursing practice.
  • Demonstrate leadership in the application of interventions and technology related to policy, organization, and health care management.
  • Function in a role that incorporates nursing theory, research, and practice into interdisciplinary activities.
  • Demonstrate ethical decision-making in research, evaluation, practice, leadership and management.

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Master of Science in Nursing
College of Nursing
Office: LHSB 2.720
Telephone: 956-882-5070
Fax: 956-882-6827​

Toll free: 1-800-591-1631



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