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Shawnee, Oklahoma RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Shawnee, OK - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Shawnee RN Programs?

RN programs (both campus-based & online RN courses) are medical training programs offered by universities, vocational or technical schools, and community or junior colleges. Some hospitals even offer registered nursing training as an RN diploma.

How do I become an licensed RN?

Each state sets its own RN requirements. In order to earn your RN license, you must pass the NCLEX® examination. The NCLEX® is a comprehensive nursing exam that can only be taken by graduates of a nursing program approved by your state's board of nursing.

Do I need to complete an LPN program before I go to college to get an RN Degree?

No you don't need to complete LPN training before you can get your RN license. An accredited RN Associate Degree program takes 2 years. You can earn your RN Diploma in 3 years. (BSN - 4 years, RN to BSN can be 2-3 years)

Free Nursing School in Shawnee?

The education necessary to become an RN is valuable, and registered nurses make really good money in Oklahoma. However, students can lower the cost of RN school with financial aid. There are numerous grants and nursing school scholarships in Oklahoma. They might not make your RN degree free but it can at least be more affordable.

Contact one of the accredited nursing schools listed here to get information about the financial aid you qualify for. Find out more about online nursing schools in Oklahoma.

RN Job Description

Registered nurses (RNs), regardless of specialty or work setting, treat patients, educate patients and the public about various medical conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients' family members. RNs record patients' medical histories and symptoms, help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results, operate medical machinery, administer treatment and medications, and help with patient follow-up and rehabilitation.

On-Campus & Online RN Schools

More programs in this area

Oklahoma Baptist University
500 West University
Shawnee, Oklahoma 74804
Seminole State College
2701 Boren Boulevard
Seminole, Oklahoma 74868
Rose State College
6420 SE 15th Street
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73110
University of Oklahoma
660 Parrington Oval
Norman, Oklahoma 73019
Platt College
201 N Eastern Avenue
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73160
University of Oklahoma
1100 N. Lindsay
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104
Oklahoma City Community College
7777 South May Avenue
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73159
Oklahoma City University
2501 North Blackwelder
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106
Oklahoma Christian University
2501 E. Memorial Road
Edmond, Oklahoma 73013
Oklahoma State University
900 N. Portland Ave.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73107
University of Central Oklahoma
100 North University Drive
Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
Platt College
309 S Ann Arbor
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73128
East Central University
1100 E. 14th Street
Ada, Oklahoma 74820
Southern Nazarene University
6729 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, Oklahoma 73008