UNDERGRADUATE PREPARATION FOR DEGREE PROGRAMS IN NURSING
Pre-requisite courses required to become a nurse may be completed at Oklahoma State University. To become a registered nurse, students must be accepted and transfer to an accredited nursing program. OSU students planning to complete all their education in Oklahoma have the following choices:
- Two year associate degree: Bacone College, Cameron University, Carl Albert State College, Connors State College, Eastern Oklahoma State College, Murray State College, Northeastern Oklahoma A M College, Northern Oklahoma College, Oklahoma City Community College, OSU-OKC, Redlands Community College, Rogers State College, Rose State College, Seminole Junior College, Tulsa Junior College, Western Oklahoma State College
- Four year baccalaureate degree: East Central Oklahoma State University, Langston University, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma Baptist University, Oklahoma City University, Oral Roberts University, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, University of Central Oklahoma, The University of Oklahoma College of Nursing, University of Tulsa
NURSING ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS ADVISEMENT WORKSHEET
The University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
University of Central Oklahoma
Because so many degree programs are available, students should contact the nursing school of their choice to inquire about admissions requirements. The advisement worksheet was prepared for OSU students planning to complete their nursing education at one of the schools listed above, and receive the B.S. degree in nursing. Students should not assume that all schools maintain the same requirements for admission.
ELECTIVES: Make up the balance of hours needed to equal 67 hours.
SHADOWING EXPERIENCE: Pre-Nursing students should test the depth of their commitment by getting exposure to nursing. Volunteer or work at a hospital or nursing home, visit nursing schools, talk with nurses, and keep informed about new developments in nursing education.
GRADEPOINT REQUIREMENT: Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA in all college work attempted and have earned a “C” or better in required courses.
ADDITIONAL EDUCATION AND CAREER INFORMATION All Nurses