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Learn from instructors with real-world experience in state-of-the-art classrooms and lab spaces

Associate in Applied Science in Nursing

OSU Institute of Technology offers two pathways to becoming a registered nurse. The Associate in Applied Science in Nursing offers two program options, a traditional RN program and a transitional LPN to RN program

There is no better place to become an RN than OSUIT. OSUIT’s AAS in Nursing provides hands-on learning environments, experienced faculty and state-of-the-art classrooms and lab spaces. Our nursing labs feature advanced simulation mannequins— enabling practice for a wide range of nursing procedures. 

Upon successful completion of the degree program and NCLEX-RN, you will be eligible for numerous employment opportunities as a registered nurse. As an RN, you are accountable to think critically, collaborate with and advocate for patients and participate in the improvement of healthcare systems, all with excellent salary potential.

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Admissions Requirements

Consideration for admission to the Nursing program is based on the following requirements:

  • Submit a completed OSUIT Application for Admission
  • Submit a completed OSUIT Registered Nursing Application for Admission 
    • The fall 2020 entry application window is February 1 through May 29, 2020 until 4:00 pm
    • There will be no summer 2020 LPN to RN admissions
    • The spring 2021 entry application window is August 3 through September 25, 2020 until 4:00 pm
  • Provide official college transcripts from previously attended colleges
  • Receive a Permission to Test Receipt from the nursing department and complete the ACCUPLACER® exam in the OSUIT Assessment Center. A score of 250 or higher on the Reading, Writing and Arithmetic sections is required.

Students applying to the Nursing program are selected on the basis of a point system. Review our traditional RN and transitional LPN to RN handbooks to understand what can impact your admission to the program

For more information, call an enrollment advisor today at 918-293-5337 or complete the Request for Information form.

Why Choose OSU Institute of Technology

Earn a Paycheck While Earning a Degree
The majority of degree programs require an internship as part of the curriculum. You won’t just gain experience and knowledge while on internship, but will be paid for your time working there as well.

Nearly 100 Percent Job Placement
Within six months of graduation, nearly 100 percent of OSUIT graduates report job placement.

Learn from the Experts
Our instructors have extensive real-world experience and teach current best practices based on industry standards.

Save Big on Tuition
At just $5,800, tuition at OSUIT is about half the in-state tuition for most state universities.

Get Credit for Prior Learning
Transfer your qualified credits or industry experience to accelerate your graduation and save thousands on tuition.

Financial Aid Options
Student financial aid awards depend upon two factors: financial need and availability of funds. To determine need, applicant financial circumstances are evaluated. Various federal and state-funded financial aid programs are available to students enrolled in a degree program at OSUIT.

Let’s Talk!

Talk to an enrollment advisor today. We can tell you how many of your previously earned credits will apply, how the program will fit into your lifestyle, how much the program will cost, what options are available for financing and financial aid and just how soon you can expect to graduate. 

For more information, call an enrollment advisor today at 918-293-5337 or complete the Request for Information form.

About Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology

Founded in 1946, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is a recognized leader in applied technology education and is known for world-class teaching facilities, partnerships with industry and a nearly 100 percent career placement rate.

OSUIT programs of study are approved by the Board of Regents for Oklahoma State University and the A&M Colleges, the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education and the Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency. OSUIT, a public state-supported institution, has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 1975.