Future Students

Just a few reasons you should choose UTHSC College of Nursing

  • We are the largest producer of doctorally prepared nurse practitioners in the state.   
  • Innovator in Nurse Practitioner Education.
  • 2nd Doctor of Nursing Practice program accredited in the U.S.   
  • Began Master’s Nurse Practitioner Education in 1973    
  • Began Doctoral Nurse Practitioner Education in 1999     
  • Offers nursing programs across full spectrum (RN to BSN, BSN, MSN, DNP, PhD, certificate)      
  • First recipient of the Faculty Practice Award from NONPF
  • DNP Director named among 20 Outstanding Professors of Women’s Health Nursing 
  • The University of Tennessee School of Nursing began in June 1927
  • UTHSC’s Ph.D and DNP Programs were the first established in Tennessee
  • Students have the unique opportunity for multi-disciplinary work

Admissions Requirements


Future Student
Contact Information

Jamie Overton, M.A.Ed.
Director of Student Affairs
920 Madison, #1021
Memphis, TN 38163

Shawn Boyd
920 Madison, #1033
Memphis, TN 38163

Roylynn Germain
Student Affairs - Admin Coordinator
920 Madison, #1020
Memphis, TN 38163

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