The Department of Nursing offers the Bachelor of Science with a major in nursing degree to pre-licensure students at its three campus sites in Ada and
Durant. Pre-licensure students complete an eight-semester program leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science with a major in nursing. Graduates who meet the
Oklahoma state requirements for licensure, including a clear criminal background check, are eligible to apply to write the National Council Licensing Examination for
Registered Nurses (NCLEX-CAT, RN) to become a Registered Nurse.