Welcome to the School of Nursing

The UTEP School of Nursing is among the top nursing schools in the United Sates, according to NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com’s inaugural rankings. The website ranked the UTEP School of Nursing 30th out of more than 350 nursing schools in the Southwest, which includes schools in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and Oklahoma.

Our degree programs offered include:


  • Traditional BSN
  • RN to BSN


  • Master's Programs
    • Nursing Education (NE)
    • Nurse Practitioner (NP)
    • Nursing Systems Management (NSM)
  • Doctoral Programs
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
  • Graduate Certificate Programs
    • Post-masters Nurse Practitioner Certificate
    • Nursing Systems Management Certificate
    • Nursing Education Certificate

As the first national research university with a 21st century demographic, The University of Texas at El Paso offers a rich and supportive research environment allowing faculty and students in the UTEP School of Nursing’s baccalaureate and graduate programs to participate in innovative health-related research opportunities