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Department of Nursing

Our award-winning department offers you one of the most dynamic nursing programs in Texas.

Here, you will learn from talented professors with real-world experience as you develop the knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a registered nurse (RN), move on to graduate school or become an advanced-practice nurse.


CCNE Accredited

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and the postgraduate A.P.R.N. certificate program at Angelo State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

In addition, all nursing programs have full approval status by the Texas Board of Nursing.

Texas Board of Nursing
1801 Congress Avenue, Ste. 10-200
Austin, TX 78701
Telephone: 512-305-7400
Fax: 512-305-7401

Healthcare is one of the largest and most diverse career fields in the world. Your ASU degree is your ticket to join this exciting industry and work as a nurse in virtually any healthcare setting. And, there are plenty of high-paying jobs waiting for you once you graduate.

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Around the Department

Take a look at some other aspects of our department that make ASU an outstanding place to study nursing.

Nursing sim lab

Simulation and Skills Labs

Practice your clinical skills on life-like mannequins that can mimic human symptoms, and utilize the dynamic BodyViz software in our computer lab for even more interactive learning. You can gain additional hands-on experience by participating in our Campus Clinics.

Nursing student preparing a syringe

Student Organizations

You can join our Student Nurses Association and ASU Nursing Honor Society for professional development and networking opportunities, and to connect with your fellow students, professors and local healthcare professionals.

Nursing student check chart

Licensure Prep

When you earn your B.S.N. degree, you will be prepared to take the NCLEX-RN exam to get your nursing license – and our students have a pass rate over 92%!