LPN to RN Advisement Information

Application for the LPN to RN transition program

LPNs may submit an application to the program between January 15 and March 31 for summer entry into LPN to RN Transition NURS 1133 depending on LPN Placement scores. LPNs will only be admitted if they have an unencumbered LPN license showing on the OBN website.

LPNs must maintain an unencumbered nursing license throughout the duration of the nursing program. If at any time during the nursing program the LPN receives an infraction they must report this to their nursing instructor immediately.

LPN to RN Advisement
The advisement agreement must be returned to the Department of Nursing.

Advisement

All students applying to the nursing program must come to the nursing department for advisement. Students may schedule an appointment to speak to a nursing advisor by calling (918) 293-5337, or come to the office between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. while school is in session; advisors are not available from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. unless an appointment has been made.

  • Students applying to the OSU Institute of Technology LPN to RN Transition Program are selected on the basis of a point system.

OSUIT Nursing Program is approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

This program requires extensive use of technology, including required course texts delivered as e-texts, paperless clinical documentation and regular interface with the online classroom. For this reason, students accepted to the program must have internet access at home and must supply their own iPAD 2 or newer.

Only LPNs with an unencumbered Oklahoma nursing license, as verified via the OBN website, will be considered for acceptance. LPN’s must maintain an unencumbered nursing license throughout the duration of the nursing program. If at any time during the nursing program the LPN is subject to action or discipline from the Oklahoma Board of Nursing they must report this to their nursing instructor and Division Chair immediately.