Nursing Degrees

General

Program Description

Earn Your RN & BSN Degrees at SWOSU

Welcome to the School of Nursing, where we strive to educate nursing graduates to meet the demand for professional practice.

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Master of Science in Nursing

Program Outcomes

Our graduates are able to:

  • Practice nursing in a professional, legal, and ethical manner.
  • Analyze comprehensive data and make complex and prioritized decisions utilizing the nursing process.
  • Provide a safe environment for clients, self, and others.
  • Practice a nursing that is client-centered, caring, culturally sensitive and based on the physiological, psychosocial and spiritual needs of clients.
  • Integrate information technology resources into the provision of client care.
  • Provide health-related education to restore health and promote optimal wellness.
  • Collaborate with members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team to promote continuity of client care.
  • Use leadership skills in the management of safe, quality client care. Promote quality improvement by participating in the implementation of care-related plans to improve health care services.
  • Use research as a basis for evidence-based nursing practice and clinical judgment.

Several aspects set SWOSU apart from other programs:

We offer:

  • Low student-to-faculty ratios
  • More clinical hours than other programs
  • A high-fidelity simulation lab
  • Expert faculty members who also serve as advisors
  • A wide variety of rural and urban clinical experiences in very desirable facilities

Oklahoma Board of Nursing Pass Rates over 10 years by program

Phone: 580.774.3261
Fax: 580.774.7075
nursing@swosu.edu

Last updated May 2018

About the School

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