Learning experiences including lecture, campus and simulation labs are held on campus.
Clinical experiences include regional hospitals and other agencies. A combination of these experiences provide optimal learning for nursing students.
Practical laboratory experiences are held in the departmental labs with patient care and skill stations containing health-care simulators, equipment, and supplies for student instruction and practice. Numerous web seminars, DVD's, and interactive CD's are available for student viewing.
The UT Martin nursing department has a fully operational simulation lab available to students on all 3 levels of nursing which further enhances their clinical and theory practice.
Off-campus clinical laboratory experiences are taught by UT Martin nursing faculty in area health-care agencies within a 150 mile radius of UTM. Transportation to various agencies for clinical experiences must be provided by the student.
The baccalaureate nursing program at the University of Tennessee at Martin located in Martin, TN and also offered at the UTM Parsons Center in Parsons, TN is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.