Prepare for Success

Graduates of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s nursing program have achieved a 100 percent first-time  passage rate on the NCLEX-RN, the national licensure exam for nursing students. - See more at: http://www.louisiana.edu/news-events/news/20121112/ul-lafayette-nursing-grads-ace-licensure-exam#sthash.EPZJh0WJ.dpuf
Graduates of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s nursing program have achieved a 100 percent first-time  passage rate on the NCLEX-RN, the national licensure exam for nursing students. - See more at: http://www.louisiana.edu/news-events/news/20121112/ul-lafayette-nursing-grads-ace-licensure-exam#sthash.EPZJh0WJ.dpuf
Graduates of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s nursing program have achieved a 100 percent first-time  passage rate on the NCLEX-RN, the national licensure exam for nursing students. - See more at: http://www.louisiana.edu/news-events/news/20121112/ul-lafayette-nursing-grads-ace-licensure-exam#sthash.EPZJh0WJ.dpuf

As one of the largest nursing programs in the U.S., we are proud to have first-time pass rates on the NCLEX-RN that consistently exceed national and state averages.

Our graduates are highly sought after by health care institutions based on their understanding of evidence based practice, health care quality and leadership and management. 

Reimagine Your Future

Are you a nurse practitioner or nurse executive ready for advanced practice?

Our students receive a rigorous education from nurses throughout the state and are prepared to care for those of all ages in a variety of settings.

At the doctoral level, students are able to implement programs used to improve patient outcomes.

Health & Nutrition

Our accredited dietetics program prepares you to impact people's health through food and nutrition.

Your work can help change diets and prevent or control many health problems, including obesity, diabetes, and certain risk factors for cancer and heart disease.

 

Department of Nursing

The Department of Nursing at UL Lafayette is a nationally recognized leader in nursing education. We produce exceptional nurses, nurse educators and nurse practitioners committed to the advancement of healthcare and evidence-based practice. Our innovative programs provide unique opportunities where you can learn from distinguished faculty who are committed to student success.

The Nursing program at UL Lafayette was ranked among the country's best in the U.S. News & World Report's 2019 edition of "Best Colleges." Read more here.

With undergraduate, master's and doctoral programs in nursing, we have opportunities for all nursing professionals. Find out which of our programs is right for you.