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.

Family and Consumer Science - Early Care Concentration

The concentration in Early Care is an interdisciplinary program designed to prepare individuals for careers as early care education master teachers or program administrators, parent education instructors, early intervention instructors, program teachers for infants to school-age children and social services agents in child and family programs. The option is open only to individuals who have earned an associate’s degree in child development or early childhood from a partnering community college.