List of Accredited Nursing Schools in Oklahoma

Located in a territory that is full of prairies, small mountains, mesas, and more the state of Oklahoma has an estimated population of around 4 million people. In addition to this, the state’s economy is one that can be best described as a diverse group of varying sectors that range from energy, transportation, agriculture, and much more. Because there are so many varying industries throughout the state, there is always something for somebody to do and thus, job openings are always available. The healthcare industry is no exception to this and, as a result, aspiring and returning nurses will have no problems finding jobs nor have any financial issues with the easy and affordable cost of living.

When it comes to the educational aspect of living, there are many opportunities presented as the state has an educational system that includes several universities and colleges including the University of Oklahoma. All colleges and universities have some nursing degree program oriented toward entry-level and beyond professions related to the medical field. On a general basis, the majority of these programs can be earned at the Bachelors, Masters, Associates, and Doctoral degree levels and comprises of a hands-on learning approach as well as lessons and basic ethics and other general studies.

So what does this mean for the nurses who go on to graduate? Once a nurse has graduated and become a licensed nurse they can get a job at any major hospital, doctor’s office, or alternate health care facility. Rather the nurse is licensed as a registered nurse, or an LPN just a few of the available places were aspiring and returning nurses can be in include the Oklahoma University Medical Center, St. John Medical Center, St. Anthony Hospital, and more. Although employment for this particular industry is currently stable, it is believed that by the year 2022 drastic increases will provide incoming nurses with even more jobs and, besides, the pay rate is also expected to increase.

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Board of Nursing Approved Nursing Schools

Bacone College School of Nursing
Location: Muskogee, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1880
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.bacone.edu

East Central University School of Nursing
Location: Ada, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1909
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.ecok.edu

Langston University School of Nursing and Health Professions
Location: Langston, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1897
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.lunet.edu

Northeastern State University School of Nursing
Location: Tahlequah, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1846
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.nsuok.edu

Northwestern Oklahoma State University School of Nursing
Location: Alva, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1897
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.nwosu.edu

Oklahoma Baptist University School of Nursing
Location: Shawnee, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1910
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.okbu.edu

Oklahoma City University Kramer School of Nursing
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded: 1904
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.okcu.edu

Oklahoma Panhandle State University Nursing Programs
Location: Goodwell, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1909
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.opsu.edu

Oklahoma Wesleyan University School of Nursing
Location: Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1909
Accreditation Body: CCNE – Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Website: http://www.okwu.edu

Oral Roberts University Anna Vaughn School of Nursing
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1963
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.oru.edu

Southern Nazarene University School of Nursing
Location: Bethany, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded: 1899
Accreditation Body: CCNE – Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Website: http://www.snu.edu

Southwestern Oklahoma State University School of Nursing
Location: Weatherford, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1901
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.swosu.edu

University of Central Oklahoma School of Nursing
Location: Edmond, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1890
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.ucok.edu

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center School of Nursing
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded: 1890
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.ouhsc.edu

University of Tulsa School of Nursing
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Programs: BSN
Founded: 1894
Accreditation Body: ACEN – Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing
Website: http://www.utulsa.edu

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