About the Program

The Northern Nursing Program has 3 sites: Tonkawa, Enid and Stillwater

Tonkawa Site: Nursing Division; Renfro Center; 1409 E Grand, Box 310; Tonkawa, OK 74653 Telephone: 580.628-6679 Fax: 580.628-6674.

Enid Site: Nursing Division; Zollar's; 100 S University Ave, Box 2300; Enid, OK 73702 Telephone: 580.548-2246 Fax: 580.548-2214.

Stillwater Site: Nursing Division; Fountain Square, 1311 S. Western; Stillwater, OK 74074 Telephone: 405.533-7600 Fax: 405.533-4038.

We have a rich history of the nursing program since its inception in 1971 with 46 students enrolled in the first nursing class in Tonkawa. In 1994, the program expanded to the Enid site and in 2002, we expanded to Stillwater. We are able to offer the nursing program to all 3 sites via interactive television (ITV) and onsite live instruction. Presently, over 90 students are in the first nursing class.

Our Mission

With an understanding that all individuals have worth and potential, we are committed to student learning and success. Using personal interaction, rigorous instruction and innovative technologies, we strive to provide high quality, accessible nursing education that prepares a safe, competent nurse who is committed to compassion, critical thinking and lifelong learning.

Our Philosophy

The nursing faculty views a client as a holistic being in a continuous state of development. The client may be the individual, family, or groups with a common purpose. Each client possesses intrinsic worth, unique needs, abilities, rights, and is entitled to be treated with dignity and respect. It is the right of the client to make decisions to achieve an optimal level of health.