Due to the strenuous nature of nursing and practice orientation of Oklahoma City University's Kramer School of Nursing program, the School reserves the right to determine the eligibility of any student to enroll or continue in the nursing program. This decision is based on considerations including, but not limited to, characteristics required of a professional nurse.
Eligibility is determined by the faculty's evaluation of a student's ability to perform the skills necessary to complete the course objectives, and includes attitudinal and behavioral components. These elements are re-evaluated each semester.
In order to be admitted to the MSN program, the applicant must meet the following qualifications:
Although not required for admission, the following requirements must be met as specified if the MSN student is admitted to the program:
To be considered for entry into the nursing program, the application process must be complete by the deadline shown below. This includes:
The only exception is for courses in progress during the summer term prior to an August start date or the fall semester prior to a January start date. Confirmation of the grades earned for those courses can be submitted after the deadline listed below, but must be received prior to beginning nursing classes.
The only acceptable temporary confirmations are:
To enroll in courses the second semester of the nursing program, an official transcript verifying those grades must be received.
To progress to each subsequent semester, the student must:
Withdrawal from a nursing course after two-thirds of the course is over will be counted as one enrollment.