Welcome to the School of Nursing at Touro University Nevada! If you are a nursing professional interested in continuing your educational journey as a nurse… we believe the School of Nursing has a program which will meet your personal and professional goals.
Touro University Nevada is a major health science and education center in Southern Nevada. We are eager to share our programs and to become a part of your educational journey. Thank you for considering Touro – we look forward to welcoming you into our family of outstanding faculty, supportive staff and students passionate about health care and education!
The School of Nursing at Touro University Nevada has the distinction of being the first private, non-profit professional nursing education program in the State of Nevada. TUN’s first nursing program started in August 2005 to further expand the availability of health science programs in Nevada and has had nursing programs at various levels from baccalaureate to doctorate since then.
The following programs are currently offered by the Touro University Nevada School of Nursing.
- One year, online RN – BSN Program** for nurses with associate degrees to complete the baccalaureate degree
- Master of Science in Nursing with two tracks — a Family Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Educator
- Post Masters Certificate– Family Nurse Practitioner and Post Masters Certificate – Nurse Educator.
- TUN also began the first Doctor of Nursing Practice degree in Nevada, and one of the first on the west coast, which is a terminal degree for preparation as a nursing leader in the practice setting.
The School of Nursing programs emphasize scholarship, community service, and the importance of evidence-based practice in professional nursing. Graduates are prepared to influence the delivery of the healthcare system in their professional nursing role.
**The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Touro University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education