The School of Nursing has a long history of educating students in a pre-licensure nursing program. Recently, the School has added an RN to BSN track as well as a DNP program to meet the health care needs of our community.
School of Nursing
Oxley Health Sciences Facility
A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree prepares students to assume leadership roles within their organization and prepares them to enter graduate programs. The pre-licensure option prepares students enter the nursing profession as a registered nurse.
The RN to BSN program option allows students to complete their bachelor’s degree in as little as 12 months of full-time study. This online option offers competitive tuition rates, flexible scheduling and mentored practicum experiences.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP program prepares nurses for a career as a nurse practitioner or provides an opportunity for APRNs to advance their career. The program offers the following full-time BSN to DNP clinical options:
•Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
•Family Nurse Practitioner
An MSN to DNP option is available for APRNS who hold a master’s degree and meet other program admission requirements.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program has accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404-975-5000 and program approval by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. It is a member of the Council on Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs of the National League for Nursing and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
The DNP program has also been accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and it has been approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. The School of Nursing is a member of the National League for Nursing and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Graduates of the program are eligible to apply to sit for national board certification in their respective field of study.