The Loewenberg School of Nursing is organized as one unit under the leadership of
a dean. The curriculum leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing includes
general education and support courses offered through other units of the university
as well as the major requirements offered by the school. A comprehensive approach
to health care is emphasized through utilization of a wide variety of health care
settings available in Memphis and the surrounding community.
The faculty of the Loewenberg School of Nursing represents all clinical areas of nursing
practice and a variety of experiences and interests. They reflect this diversity in
their teaching, practice and research and are qualified by practical experience as
well as by academic credentials, to function as facilitators of learning.
The Loewenberg School of Nursing holds membership in the American Association of Colleges
of Nursing, Southern Council for Collegiate Education in Nursing, and the National
League for Nursing Council for Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs. The program
is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle
NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036-1120, (202) 887-6791 and approved by the Tennessee
Board of Nursing.