University of Texas at Houston RN to BSN


Basic Information: This branch of the University of Texas is located in Houston, Texas.  This program is meant for RNs wishing to gain their BSN.  There is the choice of either completing the program in a classroom based program (one day per week) or mainly online program (occasional classroom meetings).  Summer admissions will have the option of the mainly online program or the classroom program which meets every Wednesday on campus.  Spring admissions only have the classroom program which meets every Wednesday on campus.

Must Dos: Students must apply to the University of Texas and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: This program is 3 semesters long for a total of 12 months of courses.

Nursing Prerequisites: Students must have a science prerequisite GPA of a 3.0 or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of a 2.75 or better.

Application Information: Students must submit the nursing application by September 1st for spring admission or January 15th for summer admission.  The application information for the University of Texas can be found here

Admission Tests: Students must complete the HESI A2 Exam.  International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam.  Click here for the best review materials for the HESI A2 and TOEFL exams.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: April 2014.