Kathryn Tart
Founding Dean and Professor

Welcome to the University of Houston School of Nursing and the fall 2015 semester. We have transitioned from our home at the University of Houston Victoria to our new home at the University of Houston. We thank the UHV and UH administration, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Donors, Students and Clinical Partners in the transition process. We continue operating all our programs from UH Sugar Land UH Cinco Ranch sites and UH-Victoria. Our NCLEX-RN pass rate is 100%, placing us in the top 4% of the nation. Our first FNP graduates have a 100% certification pass rate. Our RN to BSN program has an 87% completion rate. Visit our website at www.UH.edu/nursing and find out more about our successes.

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Vivian Nowazek
Assistant Clinical Professor

In almost a decade, Vivian Nowazek has seen phenomenal growth at the School of Nursing.

The assistant clinical professor started working at UH Sugar Land in January 2007, one semester after first nursing program began. The school has since expanded to the UH System at Cinco Ranch and added Second Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing programs. This May, the MSN family nurse practitioner program will graduate its first group of students.

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School of Nursing finds a home with UH

The School of Nursing is becoming a full-blown University program, after moving around various satellite campuses. The school has now made its way to the main campus, and will commence classes in the fall semester. The program was under the University of Houston Victoria banner, meaning that the degree given was from that University, and now the University of Houston will be giving the degree, said Dean Kathryn Tart of the School of Nursing. “We were in Victoria, Sugar Land, and Cinco Ranch in Katy, and for a period of time we were in the Woodlands so now we will be going to the main campus. This expansion promises more to students by bringing the School of Nursing closer to more doctoral and research opportunities.

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100% PASS RATE! May 2015 Inaugural class has successfully passed the Family Nurse Practitioner certification exam

The first graduating class of family nurse practitioners have passed the national certification examination. Eleven students in the School of Nursing who earned their Master of Science in Nursing as part of the family nurse practitioner program in the spring have since passed one of the national certification exams needed to become family nurse practitioners.

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100% pass rate first time NCLEX-RN, class 2014

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Outstanding nursing students prepared for new challenges

  • Sept 1 UH Transition Complete
  • Sept 1 2015 Good Samaritan Foundation Excellence in Nursing Award Luncheon
  • Sept 5 UH Football Kickoff Game
  • Sept 16 UHSL scholarship dinner
  • Oct 1 Johnson & Johnson Promise of Nursing Gala
  • Oct 5 Conversations with a Nurse Leader
  • Nov 6 Phi Chi STTI induction ceremony
  • Nov 12 TNA 25th Annual nursing celebration, Westin Galleria
  • Dec 12 SON Convocation and pinning ceremony

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