Nursing schools in Texas include the University of Texas at Austin's School of Nursing, Texas Women's University and St. David's School of Nursing at Texas State University. Texas has 124 schools that offer nursing programs, as of 2015.
Nursing schools in Texas offer programs including entry level, graduate level and bridge programs. Entry level programs are available for all licensed practical nurse and licensed vocational nurse programs in Texas as well as associate degrees, four-year Bachelor of Science degrees and direct entry into Master of Science programs. Nursing bridge programs are available for licensed practical nurses to become registered nurses and for RNs to get their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs available include master's, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Ph.D. and nurse practitioners programs.