School of Nursing
Human Health Building, Room 3027
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(map)
(248) 370-4253
nrsinfo@oakland.edu
M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. closed daily 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Take a Tour - Simulation Lab in the Human Health Building

Student Resources

Career
Development

Why is it important to get a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree?
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/media-relations/NursingWorkforce.pdf

What is the impact of nursing education on patient outcomes?
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/media-relations/fact-sheets/impact-of-education

How do I transition into nursing if I already have a baccalaureate degree?
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/publications/issue-bulletin-accelerated-programs


How are nursing education programs increasing the diversity of students?
http://aacn.nche.edu/aacn-publications/issue-bulletin/effective-strategies


What is the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree?
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/media-relations/fact-sheets/dnp

How can I learn more about national and state nursing organizations?

What is the job outlook for Registered Nurses in the United States?

Oakland University career resources

Career Services provides students and alumni comprehensive employment resources including advising, training and job development. Career Services can assist you to develop a resume/cover letter and prepare you for nursing employment interviews. Currently enrolled students can also sign up for access to Handshake, the online job/resume posting system, through Career Services. Career Services advisers are available to assist nursing students/graduates. Career Services Consultant, Carol Anne Ketelsen (ketelsen@oakland.edu) works with pre-nursing and nursing students seeking internship and career-related work experiences prior to graduation as well as graduates seeking full-time, professional employment.

Transfer
Equivalency
Guides
The community college transfer credit limit for School of Nursing students is 63 credits. Students may transfer applicable community college credits at any time during their course of study. Additional credit may be transferred from regionally accredited four-year institutions. At least 32 nursing credits must be earned at Oakland University. Contact the SON advising office for transfer information or  undergraduate admissions for information on how to apply the the university.

Please visit the Office of the Registrar for more information on transferring credit.

View program guides from Michigan Community Colleges for Pre-Nursing and RN-BSN Degree Completion Sequence programs.


For more information on Transfer Credit Equivalencies for all institutions, please visit oakland.edu/registrar/transfers.

Student
Award
Recipients
Angela Zotos Alumni Scholarship AwardRaenee Harig
Anna Huebner, RN, Endowed Tuition AwardAndrea Dabrowski
Barbara A. Calam Oncology Nursing Endowed ScholarshipCarlie Austin
Daejhanel Brown
Board of Visitors AwardByung Soo Keum (BSN)
Jacqueline Beccari (RNBSN)
Board of Visitors Nightingale ScholarshipCasey Bellback
Sara-Jane Dakroub
Megan Eggleton
Rosemary Morse
Jessica Warholak
Camille R. Torner Nursing Tuition AwardTaylor Braatz
Carol Ann Weber Nursing Tuition AwardJana Staron
Crittenton Hospital Medical Center Nursing ScholarshipAshley Lech
David Brennan Tuition Award for Nursing StudiesHolly Frey
Elaine Taylor
Diane Norris Memorial Scholarship AwardGabriella Traver
Dorothy Price Endowed Nursing ScholarshipTurquoise Hill
Idalis Sanchez-McLean
Dr. James & Mrs. Ruth Huebner Endowed Tuition AwardKristiana Hila
Jessica Polishuk
Dr. Miron and Hajia Stano Nursing ScholarshipMegan Hardy
Elsevier Health Sciences Book AwardVictor Paul Carpena (ASD)
Exceptional Achievement AwardMegan Hardy (BSN)
Leadership AwardChandler Gibson (ASD)
Lorraine Headley Endowed Nursing AwardAla Konovalov
Marlene A. Kuchinski, RN, BSN ScholarshipHuli Xiong
School of Nursing Alumni Contribution ScholarshipClarence Pedroche
Jazmine Randolph
Erica Simmons
Sharon J. Goulette Endowed Nursing ScholarshipSuhasini Patel
Tekla Strom Ylvisaker Scholarship Award SophomoreAbigail Nummer
Tekla Strom Ylvisaker Scholarship Award JuniorCarlie Austin
Tekla Strom Ylvisaker Scholarship Award SeniorNicole Clausen
William & Diane Mitzelfeld Scholarship AwardChandler Gibson
Katherine Holdwick
Sarah Kelson
Dominique Lazar
Danielle Reese
Madison Tilley
Kayla King
Open
Lab Hours
Therapeutics Lab 4001 HHB

Diagnostics Health Assessment Lab 4005 HHB

Winter open lab hours: 

Days 
Hours 
Tuesday & Thursday12:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.




Additional hours may be scheduled by appointment only.

Questions? Contact the Laboratory Director at (248) 364-8734 or via email at ketcham@oakland.edu.