Established in 1972, Jane and Robert Cizik School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is ranked in the top five percent of graduate nursing programs in the country, according to the latest survey results by U.S. News and World Report. Cizik School of Nursing is one of six academic units of UTHealth, which is a component health institution of The University of Texas System. The campus is located in the world-famous Texas Medical Center, where students enjoy the resources of a distinguished health science center combined with the expertise and inter-disciplinary collaborative opportunities of the world's largest medical center.
Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth offers programs resulting in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, or Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. The school also provides a wide variety of settings in which students and faculty can study, conduct research and participate in clinical practice. The school is proud of the quality and variety of experiences that are offered our graduate and undergraduate students. With more than 1,250 students currently enrolled, Cizik School of Nursing graduates an average of 290 nurses with undergraduate degrees and 120 nurses with graduate degrees each year. Since 1972, Cizik School of Nursing has granted 10,167 nursing degrees to its graduates. For more information about the Cizik School of Nursing, click here.The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in The UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, medicine, nursing and public health and includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center and a growing network of clinics throughout the region. The university’s primary teaching hospitals include Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. For more information, visit www.uth.edu.