Tracks to Bachelor of Science in Nursing:
- The first class of 44 students was admitted in July 2008. To date, the college has graduated 667 highly-qualified nurses.
- The college repeatedly boasts a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).
- Graduates of the college seeking employment have a 95 percent job placement rate within three months of graduation.
Faculty & Teaching
- A faculty to student ratio of 1:10 enhances student learning.
- State-of-the-art facilities and technology for clinical teaching, including the Clinical Learning Resource Center, a 24,000 square-foot simulated health care environment equipped with the latest tools and technology, enhance student learning.
- Agreements with more than 150 clinical sites provide real-world practice for students in hospital and clinical settings
- Interdisciplinary education allows students from different health professions to practice working together and develop appropriate role expectations, respect and teamwork.
- Second Life virtual hospital with mental health and pediatric units increases the number of available clinical sites.
- Disaster Day, which was created by the College of Nursing, offers hands-on training in disaster response.
- The college is recognized as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing
Initiatives & Outreach
- Students, faculty and staff volunteer in a variety of community-based programs in Bryan and Round Rock, including The Texas A&M University System flu clinics; the Bryan/College Station Marathon; The Big Event, an annual Texas A&M University student-led service project; local health fairs and other charitable events.
- A Matter of Balance, a student-led program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. During the eight-week program, students teach strength training exercises two hours per week to aging adults throughout the Brazos Valley.