When you graduate with your degree in nursing from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a successful career as a registered nurse.


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Study Nursing at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma, Tulsa and ONLINE

The Program

  • Approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Does not have a waiting list, all students who meet our requirements are admitted
  • Requires students to have a 2.75 or better GPA and a C or higher in the pre-requisite and co-requisite courses
  • Offers opportunities to explore many facets of clinical nursing from pediatric nursing, community, prenatal health, and gerontology.

School of Nursing Admission Criteria

  • The School of Nursing accepts applications during November of each year, with start date for incoming class in January of each year. 
  • Students that apply to the program must have a minimum cumulative college gpa of 2.75.

The Professors

  • Hold a wide range of nursing expertise in Neurology, Cardiology, Obstetrics, Emergency, Intensive Care, Medical-Surgical areas, Pediatrics, Community and Mental Health
  • Hold specialty nursing certifications
  • Hold leadership positions in the nursing community including the current President of the Oklahoma Emergency Nurses Association, CPR Instructors for the American Heart Association, a House Supervisor at a regional healthcare facility and more

The Preparation

  • SNU nursing graduates are prepared to take the National Council Licensure Examination and move into the workforce.
  • Our graduates are knowledgeable, compassionate and caring registered nurses.
  • Over the past five years SNU nursing grads have an employment rate of greater than 90%!