Kathryn Tart
Founding Dean and Professor

Welcome to the Fall 2016 semester at the University of Houston School of Nursing! Our NCLEX-RN first time pass rate is at 100% for the second year in a row! We are again in the top 5% of the nation. Our FNP graduates have a 100% pass rate on the national certification exam for the second year in a row. SON is 100% x 2 x 2 @ UH = AWESOME!! Our RN to BSN program has an 85% completion rate and a 93% gainful employment rate for undergraduate students as reported by the Texas High Education Coordinating Board. We thank our UH administration, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Donors, Students and Clinical Partners for a very successful first year under the UH banner! I invite you to visit our website at www.UH.edu/nursing and to like us on Facebook!

Dean Tart

Patricia Schrader
Second Degree BSN Track Manager and Asst. Clinical Professor

Patricia Schrader, Assistant Clinical Professor, is the program manager for the Second Degree BSN program. Under her leadership the program has two years (2015 and 2016) of 100% NCLEX-RN first time pass rates placing the SON in the top 5% of the nation. The enrollment doubled this year to 95. Professor Schrader is the Silver recipient of the Good Samaritan Foundation award for Nursing Education: faculty. Congratulations Professor Schrader!


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School of Nursing is the inaugural recipient of the 2016 INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professionals Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award.


The 2015 graduating class achieved a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX-RN exam for the second year in a row putting us in the top 5% in the nation.

Our FNP graduates have a 100% pass rate on the national certification exam for the second year in a row.

Give to the Blomstrom Nursing Scholarship to help support future nursing students!

University of Houston School of Nursing
14000 University Blvd. Sugar Land, TX, 77479 nursing@uh.edu 832-842-8200

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Shannon Louise Sadler, RN,BSN

Outstanding Undergraduate Student, Academic Excellence

Jennifer Monical, MSN, RN, FNP


Outstanding Graduate Student, Academic Excellence

  • Sept 29 UH vs. UConn TEDCU Stadium. View Full Schedule
  • Sept 30 Second Degree BSN Interview Day- Spring 2017 Cohort
  • Oct 9-14 Swansea University Study Abroad Trip
  • Oct 21 RN-BSN Faculty Summit. Register here
  • Oct 29 MS Walk Sugarland
  • Nov 11 Phi Chi Induction
  • Nov 12 UH vs. Tulane, Homecoming TEDCU Stadium
  • Dec 16 SON Convocation, Cullen Performance Hall
  • Jan 9 New Student University and SON Orientation
  • Jan 17 Spring 2017 First Class Day

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