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College of Nursing and Health Sciences

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Public Notice of Upcoming Accreditation Review Visit by the ACEN

Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) will host a site visit for continued accreditation of its Master’s of Science in Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

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Interested individuals can meet with the site visit team and share  comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 3 p.m. on March 8, 2023, in room 230 of the Student Center (STC 230), located in TAMIU, 5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041.

A virtual opportunity is also available go.tamiu.edu/acenforum23 (password: 7FuUxCWef57).

Written comments are also welcome and should be submitted directly to:
Dr. Marsal Stoll, Chief Executive Officer
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3390 Peachtree Road Northeast, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

Or via email to: mstoll@acenursing.org

All written comments should be received by the ACEN by Monday, February 20, 2023.

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Dean's Message

Marivic Torregosa

Marivic Torregosa, Ph.D.
Dean and Associate Professor
College of Nursing and Health Sciences

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences welcomes all student health science majors. Our College offers Bachelor’s degrees in Nursing, Kinesiology, Communication Science Disorders, and Public Health, and two Masters degrees in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Administration.

In the era of COVID-19, health care professionals are needed now more than ever. Obtaining a degree with us will not only prepare you for a career path that is marketable, but also equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to address the changing healthcare dynamic of the individuals and populations we proudly serve.

Once accepted into our programs, you will be assigned an academic advisor who will guide your journey here at TAMIU. Our faculty, who are all experts in their fields, are committed to your success and on-time graduation.

However, your success does not rest on your faculty only; this is a collaborative effort between you, faculty, and the TAMIU community. We feel privileged that you are choosing the TAMIU College of Nursing and Health Sciences to secure your future career. We are looking forward to working with you and having you in one of our programs.

Accreditation and College Grants

Accreditation

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Dr. F. M. Canseco School of Nursing is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing (TBON) and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

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Texas Board of Nursing

333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460 Austin, TX, 78701-3944
512.305.7400
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Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road NE Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326
404.975.5000

Grants

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences is a sub-grantee of the Sí Texas Project. Funding has been provided by the Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas and the Social Innovation Fund.

The College's TAMIU-SCAN Prevention Project is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.

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Our mission is to prepare professional nurses to improve the well-being of complex and diverse populations. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences provides opportunities to assist nursing students in their pursuit of higher education in nursing.

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