RN Refresher Course Expands throughout Texas

It may not be necessary that you live in San Antonio to take the RN Refresher Course; the course has clinical affiliations in San Antonio and select locations throughout the state. A variety of clinical sites are available to meet the needs of returning nurses and the changing healthcare system, including inpatient and ambulatory settings.

The Texas Board of Nursing (BON) requires experienced nurses, who have not practiced in more than four years, or who are transitioning into new practice settings, to take a refresher course before re-entering the clinical setting. The Department of Lifelong Learning first launched the RN Refresher Course in the summer of 2010 to meet the community need for a local option for nurses to prepare to re-enter practice in accordance with the Texas Board of Nursing (BON) requirements. Read more »

Alumni Profile

Claire Mitchell
Claire Mitchell graduated with her BSN in 1983 and took a position as a Staff Nurse at the Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. She later worked as a scrub nurse and clinical ophthalmic assistant for two different eye surgeons.Read More