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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at the University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus


The RN to BSN program is designed specifically for licensed registered nurses seeking a BSN degree. The RN-BSN degree plan is offered two days of the week in a face to face classroom experience.  The full-time program can be completed in three to five semesters. 

What are the Admission Requirements?

In addition to meeting the University of Houston-Clear Lake transfer admission requirements, the student must also meet additional requirements in order to be eligible for admission to the RN-BSN program:

  • An Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) or Diploma in Nursing
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all college course work attempted
  • Complete Anatomy and Physiology I, II and Microbiology with a grade of C or better and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Complete all lower level nursing courses with a grade of C or better and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • A current unencumbered Texas RN License (verification from Texas Board of Nursing website)

Required Application Materials:

  • Apply online and pay non-refundable $45.00 application fee
  • Submit official transcripts from every college or university attended. To expedite processing, request transcripts be sent electronically. Hand-delivered transcripts should not be more than 60 days old and in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution. International students should see International Admissions within the Office of Admissions for additional requirements.
  • Submit Verification of licensure from the Texas Board of Nursing to practice as an RN in Texas. This document must be submitted online through your To-Do List in the Student Center in E-services. See uploading instructions.

Application Deadline

Application for admission into the RN-BSN Program follow the same guideline as the University of Houston-Clear Lake general admissions dates for fall and spring semesters. For additional information, please visit the admissions website page at

Where do I send my documents?

Official transcripts should be sent to:

Office of Admissions
University of Houston-Clear Lake
2700 Bay Area Blvd., Box 13
Houston, TX 77058-1002

For more information regarding the application process, please contact the Office of Enrollment Services at the Pearland Campus at or 281.212.1690.

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Erica Chance, MS
Enrollment Management Coordinator, Office of Admissions
University of Houston-Clear Lake
1200 Pearland Parkway, Pearland, Texas 77581
(281) 212-1668 |

Pearland Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to Noon

International Applicants

For more information, visit International Admissions.

Last updated: 07/14/2016 UTC
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