2021 Best Nursing Schools in Texas Badge

Texas State University is once again recognized as offering the best BSN program in Texas for 2023 by's methodology used for determining ranking:

  • Gathered a list of all nursing schools offering BSN programs in every state and then ranked the Best based on the following three factors:
    • Average NCLEX-RN First Time Pass Rates of Recent Five Years - 40% of Overall Score
    • Academic Quality (Enrollment Rate, Graduation Rate & Retention Rate) - 30% of Overall Score
    • Editorial Staff Ratings and Nursing School Reputation - 30% of Overall Score


Top Ranked Nursing school 2023 badge


Texas State University's RN program has been ranked as one of the best in Texas for 2023 by

Nursing programs were assessed on several factors which represent how well a program supports students towards licensure and beyond. Past and present first-time NCLEX-RN “pass-rates” were analyzed - weighted by year. Learn more about their methodology used.


Top 30 Affordable Programs in the Southwest badge


The St. David's School of Nursing is listed as one of the top 30 affordable Nursing programs in the Southwest in 2022 by Mometrix.