School of Nursing - Make a Gift

Undergraduate Student Research

The Undergraduate Nursing Honors Program offers honors students the opportunity to gain valuable research experience under the direct supervision of a faculty mentor. Once their research is complete, honors students must summarize their work in a professional style written report and publically present their findings.

Click on the project title to download the research. All undergraduate research projects are in PDF format.

List of 2015 Undergraduate Research Projects

Project Title



Association between Symptoms and Hemoglobin A1C Levels in Mexican Americans with Type 2 Diabetes Mulia, Josephine Garcia, Alexandra
Barriers to Health Literacy among Persons with Visual Impairments: A Systematic Literature Review Saur, Victoria Harrison, Tracie
Comparing Health Behaviors and Childcare in Preschool Children McKee, Marilyn Hendrickson, Sherry
Emotional Intelligence and Student Success in Prelicensure Nursing Programs Tran, Mindy Grimes, Corinne
Evolving Obesity Prevention Policies in United States Elementary Schools: 1966-2014 Astle, Stephanie Johnson, Karen
Perceived Connectedness with HealthCare Providers in Children and Adolescents with Asthma Coleman, Emily Kintner, Eileen
Sleep and Depression in Undergraduate College Students Over Time Hanna, Courtney Carter, Patricia
The Influence of Gender, Peers, and Social Connectedness on Rural Adolescent Drinking Behaviors Ferrero, Katy Rew, Lynn
The Relationship Between Ethnic Identity, Drug Use, and Sexual Risk Behaviors in Late Adolescence Winter, Alexis Rew, Lynn
The Relationship of BMI and Ethnicity with Body Image in College Females Patel, Kruti Timmerman, Gayle
The Relationship of Exposure to Mass Media and Disordered Eating Behaviors: A Systematic Review of the Literature Brauer, Megan Xie, Bo