Welcome to the Ira D. Pruitt Division of Nursing at the University of West Alabama. Nursing today presents you with more challenges than at any time in its history and current trends indicate the nurse’s future role in health care delivery will be one of constant expansion. As a registered nurse you can have the opportunity to promote health, serve humanity and experience the self-satisfaction of a rewarding career.
If you are looking for a nursing program with individualized instruction, a variety of health settings and an associate degree program which will qualify you for the National Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses, then The University of West Alabama may be the school for you. Our faculty is dedicated to providing you with the knowledge and experience to allow you to function as competent and safe nurses. Nursing students at The University of West Alabama have the advantage of experiencing a university environment and are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities on campus.