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We offer excellent, affordable and flexible undergraduate and graduate degree programs for those individuals interested in pursuing or advancing a career in nursing. Students who already have a university degree can become a nurse in our Second Degree program.

Our BSN, MSN and DNP programs are approved through the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, and have BSN full approval from the Texas Board of Nursing. The University of Houston is an institutional member of the Texas Medical Center.

CCNE Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and the master’s degree program in nursing at the University of Houston College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750 Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

CCNE Accredited
Texas Medical Center
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Featured Events

Hands of Caring Ceremony

This special event welcomes new students into the nursing profession. Thursday, January 26. 4-6 pm. Brazos Hall, Room 103.

Invitation >

Third Party Comments for CCNE

The public is invited to provide written comments regarding the degree programs’ qualifications for accreditation.

Accreditation Process Letter >

Prospective Students

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    How to Apply?

    Applicants interested in the University of Houston College of Nursing should apply through NursingCAS. NursingCAS is the online, centralized application service for nursing programs.
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    Why Nursing?

    The College of Nursing is committed to serving educational needs, supporting lifelong learning, advancing excellence in regional and global healthcare.
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    What Degrees do we offer?

    We offer the BSN, MSN and DNP degree programs with face-to-face and web-enhanced classes that are designed to work around your busy schedule.
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    Need More Information?

    The UH College of Nursing hosts all Information Sessions in an online format for program offerings at UH, UH at Sugar Land and UH at Katy.

CON By The Numbers

  • Top 8%For First Time NCLEX-RN Pass Rates (2020)
  • 100%NCLEX-RN First Time Pass Rate (2015, 2016, 2017 & 2020)
  • 100%FNP First-Time Certification Pass Rate (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020)
  • Award Recipient: Insight into Diversity Health Professions HEED Award (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021 & 2022)
  • 100%Employment Rate for BSN graduates (2021)

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