The mission of WTAMU Laura and Joe School of Nursing is to provide intellectually challenging, critically reflective, regionally responsive student-centered nursing programs that discover, interpret, apply and disseminate knowledge for preparing the next generation of nurse leaders.


The West Texas A&M University Laura and Joe Street School of Nursing is recognized for its excellence in teaching and learning with a strong focus on engaging students in experiences that aid in the discovery, development and mastery of nursing scholarship. Our vision is to enhance the health and quality of life for all communities through respect, education and application of skilled nursing practice.

Core Values Statement

N: Nurture – We care for and encourage the growth and development of every individual.    

U: Unique – We value individualism while cultivating professionalism.

R: Respect – We embrace the inherent dignity of all people.

S: Service – We put the needs of others first.

E: Ethical & Engagement – We embody honesty, integrity and engagement in our Buff Nursing community.                               


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