McMurry University

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Bachelor of Science

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Become a Registered Professional Nurse

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McMurry University and the Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing (PHSSN) offer small class sizes and opportunities for hands-on learning. On your journey to becoming a registered professional nurse you will have the experience of an introduction to nursing in some of the area's premiere healthcare agencies, participation in interactive courses and perfect your skills in a state-of-the-art clinical simulation laboratory.

We are committed to preparing nursing students for Christian leadership and service throughout Texas, the nation and the world. We believe that nursing is a profession that is responsive to the changing health care needs of individuals and is supported by an expanding body of knowledge. Through faith, commitment, perseverance and interdisciplinary collaboration, students are provided the opportunity to expand their understanding of health, environment, person, and nursing.

About the Majors

Students will take general education courses and nursing prerequisites on the McMurry campus during their first two years, they will then take their upper-division nursing courses at the PHSSN campus.

Beyond McMurry and PHSSN

As a nursing major you will learn everything you need to know to provide and coordinate safe and effective care for patients. Our graduates go on to successful careers in the medical field and can work in a variety of healthcare settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Outpatient Settings
  • Physician Offices
  • Clinics
  • Insurance Companies
  • Government
  • Community Health
  • Elementary or High Schools
  • Universities
  • Correctional Healthcare Facilities

About the Consortium

Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing (PHSSN), a consortium of Hardin-Simmons University and McMurry University is an intercollegiate program that serves two private universities. The faculty, staff, and student body are honored to be affiliated with Christian universities committed to preparing students for Christian leadership and service throughout Texas, the nation, and the world. 

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Get more information on starting your career in nursing call us at 325-671-2399 or fill out the form below.


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