College of Nursing

Prairie View A&M University College of Nursing continues to stand out as a fervent exemplar in educating professional nurses for now and the future. This year, the college celebrates 100 years of making a difference in defining and actualizing a positive experience for many fine women and men who choose nursing as their career. Transcending the challenge of time, our nursing graduates have extensively contributed to the quality and excellence in nursing and health care delivery throughout Texas, the nation and the world.

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College Indicators of Success

Represents those gainful employed post-graduation one year in nursing, 2011-2016

Nursing Licensure
Represents those licensed as registered nurses post-graduation BSN program, 2011-2016

Program Completion
Represents those completing the BSN program on time – 36 months

Nursing Certification (FNP)
Represents those credentialed as Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, 2011-2016

Registration and Enrollment in Nursing

Applications are being accepted for admission Fall 2018 for the doctorate program (DNP), master programs (MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN Education, MSN Administration), LVN-BSN and RN-BSN programs.


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CastleBranch provides students a secure account to manage their time sensitive school and clinical requirements. After creating an account, students can log in to their account to monitor their information status, view results, respond to alerts, and complete all other requirements.


Scholarships are gifts that do not have to be repaid. A limited number of scholarships are available to nursing students as per criteria for award. Information on applying can be obtained through the Office of Admissions and Student Services.

  • Ora Nell Pryor Memorial Scholarship
  • Professional Nursing Scholarship Program
  • VNA Endowed Nursing Scholarship
  • Roseanne Wendell Endowment Memorial
  • Mattie M. Nickson Scholarship
  • A.J. Jones Graduate Nursing Endowment (Graduate Students only)
  • Charlotte Cameron Scholarship
  • Rebecca E. Wright Scholarship
  • HNEF
  • Theresa Golden Thompson Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria
Scholarship Application
Prairie View Nurses Alumni Chapter Scholarships
List of Scholarships