The Learning Enhancement and Academic Progress (LEAP) Center was created for the purpose of strengthening academic resources and services for students and faculty at The University of Texas School of Nursing. The LEAP Center is designed to combine strategic areas within the School such as the learning center, computer testing, simulation center, skills training, academic support, and media services into a single cohesive unit that will streamline and optimize both student and faculty development.
It provides an environment for students to practice and demonstrate nursing skills. Students learn psychomotor, physical assessment, and critical thinking skills for clinical performance.
It provides resource for students seeking academic support. Nursing majors receive assistance through individual academic counseling, peer tutoring, study skills workshops, and referrals to campus services.
Educational Innovation Services comprised of the following: Instructional Technologist Specialist, Webmaster, Graphic Designer, and Computer Testing Center.
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association.