Cizik School of Nursing at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Cizik School of Nursing at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

“Innovating for healthier tomorrows”

Welcome

The Cizik School of Nursing, part of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), is empowering the next generation of nurses for a changing healthcare world. Within the unique interdisciplinary environment of the world-famous Texas Medical Center, the school is educating professional nurses as clinicians and scientists; discovering and translating advances in the biomedical and social sciences; and modeling best practices and innovation in clinical care. It is the highe...

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The Cizik School of Nursing, part of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), is empowering the next generation of nurses for a changing healthcare world. Within the unique interdisciplinary environment of the world-famous Texas Medical Center, the school is educating professional nurses as clinicians and scientists; discovering and translating advances in the biomedical and social sciences; and modeling best practices and innovation in clinical care. It is the highest-ranked nursing graduate school in the Houston region and among the Top Five Percent in the U.S., according to "America’s Best Graduate Schools." The Cizik School of Nursing graduates an average of 290 nurses with undergraduate degrees and 120 nurses with graduate degrees each year. Since 1972, the School of Nursing has granted 10,709 nursing degrees to its graduates.

CONTACT
6901 Bertner Avenue
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: 713-500-2100
School Type

BS/BSN School

Class Room Settings

Campus and Online

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  • UTHealth DNP program adjusts in-classroom time to accommodate working nurses

    Posted Apr 29, 2016 by Kristi Rodriguez

    Staring in the Fall, students enrolled in the DNP program will only be required to attend class on-campus for two consecutive days, twice a semester. On-campus courses will start Friday at noon and last until Saturday at 3:00 p.m. The change was made to accommodate the needs of working nurses. The DNP at UTHealth has four curriculum options for NP/CNS', CRNAs, Nurse Execut...

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    Staring in the Fall, students enrolled in the DNP program will only be required to attend class on-campus for two consecutive days, twice a semester. On-campus courses will start Friday at noon and last until Saturday at 3:00 p.m. The change was made to accommodate the needs of working nurses. The DNP at UTHealth has four curriculum options for NP/CNS', CRNAs, Nurse Executives, and Nursing Informaticists which was added in Fall 2015. More information is available online at nursing.uth.edu.

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  • UTHealth climbs to No.23 in 2017 rankings by U.S. News & World Report

    Posted Mar 16, 2016 by Kristi Rodriguez

    (March 16, 2016) - According to the just-released 2017 edition of the influential Best Graduate Schools guide, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Nursing has climbed in the national rankings to No.23 among 519 master's programs surveyed by U.S. News & World Report. Also, among the 149 Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) programs,...

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    (March 16, 2016) – According to the just-released 2017 edition of the influential Best Graduate Schools guide, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Nursing has climbed in the national rankings to No.23 among 519 master’s programs surveyed by U.S. News & World Report. Also, among the 149 Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) programs, which U.S. News ranks for the first time today, UTHealth’s D.N.P. program (at No.24) is the highest-ranked in Texas.

    Learn more at nursing.uth.edu

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  • UTHealth School of Nursing PhD Information Session

    Posted Jan 22, 2016 by Kristi Rodriguez

    Information Sessions are a great way to learn about our academic programs but also to see the School of Nursing building which was the first green building in the UTHealth campus. At the Information Session, students will have the opportunity to learn about the:

    academic offerings from the program faculty,
    application and admissions process,
    financial aid and scholarshi...

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    Information Sessions are a great way to learn about our academic programs but also to see the School of Nursing building which was the first green building in the UTHealth campus. At the Information Session, students will have the opportunity to learn about the:

    academic offerings from the program faculty,
    application and admissions process,
    financial aid and scholarships.

    Our friendly admissions staff coordinators will be available to answer questions. Attending a session is not required to apply to the School.

    An RSVP is required as space is limited. Due to room capacity limits, RSVP’s are limited to students only.

    All Information Sessions are held in the UTHealth School of Nursing Building. Room locations vary by programs. Directional signage will be visible in the first floor lobby for students confirmed to attend.

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  • UTHealth Alumni Association meeting to be held on October 14 at 5:30 p.m.

    Posted Sep 18, 2015 by Kristi Rodriguez

    All alumni are considered general members of the Association. If you would like to attend the upcoming meeting, please RSVP online.

  • UTHealth School of Nursing RN-BSN Information Session

    Posted Sep 18, 2015 by Kristi Rodriguez

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