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Students who aspire to a nursing career should carefully consider the financial costs before enrolling in a nursing program. The all-in cost of school includes not only tuition and fees, but also books and supplies, room and board, and miscellaneous living expenses. These costs can vary significantly based on several factors, including length of program and type of institution. Below we analyze the cost to attend nursing school at several of Oklahoma’s top institutions.

Oklahoma City University
Oklahoma City University offers a multitude of nursing programs, ranging from undergraduate to doctoral degrees. Although the cost of tuition per semester is relatively steep at $13,368, the university offers a variety of financial aid and scholarships. Furthermore, 100% of its bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) students have been employed within a month of graduation.

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University of Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma boasts that it is among the top 20 percent of nursing schools in the nation. Oklahoma state residents pay only $137.60 per credit hour, while non-residents pay $425.80. The university offers a bachelor of science in nursing that allows students to graduate as registered nurses (RNs). The median annual income of an RN in Oklahoma is $56,870.

Oklahoma City Community College
This community college offers one of the most affordable nursing programs: state residents need only pay $87.55 per credit hour for tuition. Financial aid and scholarships are also available to help students cover these costs.

We’ve compiled below a more detailed guide to Oklahoma’s nursing schools, ordered from the most expensive to the least expensive.

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Oklahoma City

Platt College - North Oklahoma City
Associate's Degree in Nursing (14-month program): tuition and fees $29,875, books and supplies $0
Platt College - Central Oklahoma City
Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing (13-month program): tuition and fees $28,900, books and supplies $0, room and board $12,713
Platt College - Moore
Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $28,875, books and supplies $0, room and board $12,600
Metro Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (15-month program): tuition and fees $3,773, books and supplies $1,897
Canadian Valley Technology Center - Chickasha
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $3,150, books and supplies $1,480, room and board $12,040
Canadian Valley Technology Center - El Reno
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $3,150, books and supplies $1,480, room and board $12,040
Moore Norman Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (10-month program): tuition and fees $2,476, books and supplies $4,434
Mid-Del Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $2,314, books and supplies $1,454, room and board $21,924
Francis Tuttle Technology Center
Nursing Assistant Certificate (8-month program): tuition and fees $1,608, books and supplies $601
Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center
Nursing Assistant Certificate (5-month program): tuition and fees $675, books and supplies $0
School Program Length Tuition & fees
Platt College - North Oklahoma City Associate's Degree in Nursing 14 months $29,875
Platt College - Central Oklahoma City Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing 13 months $28,900
Platt College - Moore Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing 12 months $28,875
Metro Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 15 months $3,773
Canadian Valley Technology Center - Chickasha Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $3,150
Canadian Valley Technology Center - El Reno Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $3,150
Moore Norman Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 10 months $2,476
Mid-Del Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $2,314
Francis Tuttle Technology Center Nursing Assistant Certificate 8 months $1,608
Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center Nursing Assistant Certificate 5 months $675

Tulsa

Platt College - Tulsa
Associate's Degree in Nursing (14-month program): tuition and fees $29,900, books and supplies $0
Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $28,900, books and supplies $0
Tulsa Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (13-month program): tuition and fees $5,808, books and supplies $1,689, room and board $12,181
Northeast Technology Center - Claremore
Certificate in Practical Nursing (15-month program): tuition and fees $3,025, books and supplies $1,975, room and board $13,815
Central Technology Center - Drumright
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,204, books and supplies $3,430, room and board $9,204
Central Technology Center - Sapulpa
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,204, books and supplies $3,430, room and board $9,204
School Program Length Tuition & fees
Platt College - Tulsa Associate's Degree in Nursing 14 months $29,900
Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing 12 months $28,900
Tulsa Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 13 months $5,808
Northeast Technology Center - Claremore Certificate in Practical Nursing 15 months $3,025
Central Technology Center - Drumright Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,204
Central Technology Center - Sapulpa Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,204

Other Oklahoma cities

Platt College - Lawton
Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing (14-month program): tuition and fees $24,945, books and supplies $0, room and board $14,238
Wes Watkins Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (20-month program): tuition and fees $4,696, books and supplies $0, room and board $12,211
Nursing Assistant Certificate (9-month program): tuition and fees $3,998, books and supplies $0
Caddo Kiowa Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $4,636, books and supplies $258
Pontotoc Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $4,392, books and supplies $2,442, room and board $5,892
Great Plains Technology Center - Frederick
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $4,131, books and supplies $869, room and board $12,084
Great Plains Technology Center - Lawton
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $4,131, books and supplies $869, room and board $12,084
Kiamichi Technology Center - Durant
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $3,807, books and supplies $0, room and board $11,400
Southwest Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $3,644, books and supplies $739, room and board $10,572
Red River Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $3,621, books and supplies $1,925, room and board $11,064
Meridian Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $3,585, books and supplies $1,521
Tri County Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (11-month program): tuition and fees $3,373, books and supplies $865
Northeast Technology Center - Kansas
Certificate in Practical Nursing (15-month program): tuition and fees $3,075, books and supplies $1,925, room and board $13,815
Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $2,926, books and supplies $2,265, room and board $9,990
Western Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (15-month program): tuition and fees $2,926, books and supplies $3,295
Chisholm Trail Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (17-month program): tuition and fees $2,926, books and supplies $2,734, room and board $9,146
High Plains Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,675, books and supplies $2,000
Indian Capital Technology Center - Muskogee
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,635, books and supplies $1,681, room and board $11,064
Indian Capital Technology Center - Sallisaw
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,635, books and supplies $1,679, room and board $11,064
Indian Capital Technology Center - Stilwell
Certificate in Practical Nursing (15-month program): tuition and fees $2,635, books and supplies $1,681, room and board $13,830
Indian Capital Technology Center - Tahlequah
Certificate in Practical Nursing (11-month program): tuition and fees $2,635, books and supplies $1,679
Pioneer Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $2,625, books and supplies $1,750
Gordon Cooper Technology Center
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $2,100, books and supplies $1,000
Kiamichi Technology Center - Hugo
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $1,885, books and supplies $400
Kiamichi Technology Center - Stigler
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $1,885, books and supplies $1,922
Kiamichi Technology Center - Talihina
Certificate in Practical Nursing (18-month program): tuition and fees $1,885, books and supplies $1,922
Kiamichi Technology Center - Idabel
Certificate in Practical Nursing (12-month program): tuition and fees $1,313, books and supplies $500, room and board $6,000
School Program Length Tuition & fees
Platt College - Lawton Associate of Occupational Studies in Practical Nursing 14 months $24,945
Wes Watkins Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 20 months $4,696
Nursing Assistant Certificate 9 months $3,998
Caddo Kiowa Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $4,636
Pontotoc Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $4,392
Great Plains Technology Center - Frederick Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $4,131
Great Plains Technology Center - Lawton Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $4,131
Kiamichi Technology Center - Durant Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $3,807
Southwest Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $3,644
Red River Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $3,621
Meridian Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $3,585
Tri County Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 11 months $3,373
Northeast Technology Center - Kansas Certificate in Practical Nursing 15 months $3,075
Southern Oklahoma Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $2,926
Western Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 15 months $2,926
Chisholm Trail Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 17 months $2,926
High Plains Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,675
Indian Capital Technology Center - Muskogee Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,635
Indian Capital Technology Center - Sallisaw Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,635
Indian Capital Technology Center - Stilwell Certificate in Practical Nursing 15 months $2,635
Indian Capital Technology Center - Tahlequah Certificate in Practical Nursing 11 months $2,635
Pioneer Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $2,625
Gordon Cooper Technology Center Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $2,100
Kiamichi Technology Center - Hugo Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $1,885
Kiamichi Technology Center - Stigler Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $1,885
Kiamichi Technology Center - Talihina Certificate in Practical Nursing 18 months $1,885
Kiamichi Technology Center - Idabel Certificate in Practical Nursing 12 months $1,313