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The Nelda C. Stark College of Nursing at TWU's Institute of Health Sciences - Houston Center is using more than $2 million in grants from the US Department of Health and Human Services to prepare new advanced nurse practitioners (APRN's). As a result, TWU has had a 70% increase in enrollment of APRN students in Houston in the past 18 months resulting in 80 new graduates through August 2013.
TWU is one of the subcontracting universities for Memorial Hermann Hospital, which received a $200 million grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Graduate Nurse Education Demonstration Project. The project is designed to boost the number of APRNs in the Texas Gulf Coast region. TWU has received $2 million to date and may receive up to $4 million total as part of its subcontract.
- More than 1,300 students
- 72% graduate students
- 6 academic programs
- Undergraduate (juniors and seniors only) students in nursing