Oklahoma Reach Higher Nursing Student

Author:   Tisha Bradford For the fifth and final part of this series, we will explore doctoral degrees in nursing, which are terminal degrees intended to help students gain the knowledge necessary to teach at the university level, conduct research in the field, or pursue high-level roles similar to those for students with joint master’s degrees.…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher Nursing Student

Author:   Tisha Bradford For the fourth part of this series, we will look at a joint master’s degree in nursing (MSN). Earning a joint master’s degree in nursing could be the right path for you if you want to earn an MSN and a complementary degree in less time than completing two separate programs. The…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher Nursing Student

Author:   Tisha Bradford The next part of this series will focus on the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). The MSN is a graduate program of study designed for nurses who want to practice in a specialized role known as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN). Requirements vary by program, but the curriculum for MSN…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher Nursing Student

Author:      Tisha Bradford The next part of this series will focus on the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. A BSN provides the level of education many employers expect registered nurses (RNs) to have. RNs are currently in high demand, with job growth for RNs predicted to grow by 15% through 2026. While you…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher Nursing Student

Author:      Tisha Bradford As we navigate the coronavirus pandemic, the essential function of frontline health workers stands out as those doctors, nurses, and first responders work to keep us safe every single day. The pandemic has also sharpened our understanding of the importance of the sustainability of these professions. We are going to dive into…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher students from Cameron University.

Attending college can be an intimidating task to undertake for a student but also for the parent. How will we pay for this? What school is best for my child? What’s the cost difference between in-state tuition versus out of state tuition? How do we apply for financial aid? How do we budget for college?…

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RECONNECOK Week

Oklahomans across the state who have successfully completed some college coursework, but have not yet finished a college degree will have the unique opportunity to submit college admission applications, receive advisement and financial aid counseling, and enroll in college classes with support from knowledgeable staff members during the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education’s Reach…

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Are you a veteran? Have you served or are you currently serving in one of the U.S. armed forces? You may still qualify for the DirectComplete program even if you are receiving GI Bill or Veterans Affairs’ education benefits. Check out this link to see our program eligibility requirements https://reachhigherok.org/directcomplete/directcomplete-requirements/. Each participating college and university…

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Oklahoma Reach Higher students graduating from Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC).

Media Contact The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education recently launched the newly designed Reach Higher website, targeting working adults with some college credit who wish to complete an associate or bachelor’s degree. The new site consolidates the multiple options available to adult students and provides simpler site navigation, a refreshed visual look and feel,…

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