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Nursing Degree Coming to UH Fall 2018!
Pending approval by SACSCOC.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Completion Program (RN to BSN)

Build your future

Nurses promote health, prevent illness, care for patients who are suffering, provide treatment for the human response to illness, and improve the health of individuals, families, communities, and populations within the local neighborhood, the state, the nation, and the world. As a UHD nursing student, you will complete clinical experiences and learn from the best medical professionals inside the Texas Medical Center and community agencies. 

Prepare for an Exciting Career

A degree in Nursing from UHD prepares students for a variety of careers. Career paths include nursing care, management, teaching and community service careers in local, state, and federal healthcare settings. Some careers in nursing require additional education beyond the bachelor's degree, and this degree will provide a strong foundation for that education.

Finish UHD Strong

The BSN Degree at UHD offers students a strong educational foundation in nursing, while also providing them with the leadership and critical thinking skills necessary for a challenging career in any healthcare setting, or in the pursuit of a graduate degree. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in undergraduate research as part of their educational experience.

Five reasons to choose UHD for your nursing degree

  1. Tuition is affordable
  2. Only 33 hours to complete the program
  3. Convenient class schedule
  4. Great location, close to the medical center
  5. Excellent academic team and faculty

Career Opportunities

  • Staff Nurse
  • Surgical Nurse
  • Nurse Case Manager
  • Nurse Educator
  • Inpatient/ Outpatient Centers
  • Community Care Nurse
  • Nurse Unit Manager
  • Clinical Researcher

How to Apply

Applicants must provide evidence of a valid, unencumbered Texas Registered Nurse or a multi-state compact license. 

Learn more about the Houston Community College and University of Houston Downtown partnership by visiting their website.

When applying on ApplyTexas please select Nursing (pending approval).

Last updated 4/17/2018 6:59 AM