Leslie Borcherding MS, RN

Program Director



Personal Statement

I joined the Department of Nursing at ETBU in January of 2005, after working for over 20 years in a variety of health care and health care education settings and roles. I enjoy gardening, reading, music, cooking, and spending time with my family.

Life Verse

Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. - Colossians 3:12


  • NURS 3311 Introduction to Professional Nursing
  • NURS 3331 Pharmacology


1988 MSN Texas Woman’s University, Dallas, TX


Nursing Administration and Education

Clinical Focus

  • Medical-Surgical
  • 1978 BSN Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX

Clinical Specialty

Medical-Surgical & Critical Care Nursing

Research Interests

Educational Strategies, Learning Outcomes, Leadership, Clinical Outcomes

Professional Organizations

American Association of Critical Care Nurses

Contact Me

Phone: 903-923-2217

Email: lborcherding@etbu.edu