Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Pre-Licensure)

Please review the information below to determine if the ABSN program at The University of Tulsa meets your state’s requirements for Registered Nurse (RN) licensure.

Alabama (AL)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

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Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Alabama. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Alabama Board of Nursing RSA Plaza, Ste. 250 770 Washington Ave. Montgomery, AL 36104 1-800-656-5318 abn.alabama.gov

Alaska (AK)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Arizona (AZ)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Arkansas (AR)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Arkansas. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Arkansas State Board of Nursing University Tower Bldg. 1123 South University, Suite 800 Little Rock, AR 72204-1619 501-686-2700 healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/arkansas-board-of-nursing

California (CA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Colorado (CO)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Colorado. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Colorado Board of Nursing 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350 Denver, CO 80202 303-894-2430 dpo.colorado.gov/Nursing

Connecticut (CT)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Connecticut. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing 410 Capitol Avenue, MS #12 APP P. O. Box 340308 Hartford, CT 06134-0308 860-509-7603 portal.ct.gov/DPH/Practitioner-Licensing–Investigations/Registered-Nurse/Registered-Nurse-Licensure

Delaware (DE)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

District of Columbia (DC)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Florida (FL)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Georgia (GA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Hawaii (HI)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Hawaii. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Hawaii Board of Nursing Att: BON P.O. Box 3469 Honolulu, HI 96801 808-586-2695 cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/boards/nursing

Idaho (ID)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Idaho. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Idaho Board of Nursing 11341 W Chinden Blvd. Boise, ID 83714 (208) 577-2476 dopl.idaho.gov/bon

Illinois (IL)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Indiana (IN)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Iowa (IA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Kansas (KS)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Kansas. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Kansas State Board of Nursing Landon State Office Building 900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1051 Topeka, KS 66612-1230 785-296-4929 ksbn.kansas.gov

Kentucky (KY)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Kentucky. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Kentucky Board of Nursing 312 Whittington Pkwy, Suite 300 Louisville, KY 40222 502-429-3300 kbn.ky.gov

Louisiana (LA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Maine (ME)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Maine. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Maine State Board of Nursing 161 Capitol St. 158 State House Station Augusta, ME 04333-0158 207-287-1133 maine.gov/boardofnursing

Maryland (MD)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Massachusetts (MA)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Massachusetts. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing 250 Washington Street Boston, MA 02108 mass.gov/orgs/board-of-registration-in-nursing

Michigan (MI)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Michigan. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Michigan Board of Nursing P.O. Box 30193 Lansing, MI 48909 517-241-0199 michigan.gov/lara/bureau-list/bpl/health/hp-lic-health-prof/nursing

Minnesota (MN)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Minnesota. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Minnesota Board of Nursing 1210 Northland Drive Suite 120 Mendota Heights, MN 55120 612-317-3000 mn.gov/boards/nursing

Mississippi (MS)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Missouri (MO)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Missouri. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Missouri Board of Nursing P.O. Box 656 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656 573-751-0681 pr.mo.gov/nursing

Montana (MT)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Nebraska (NE)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Nevada (NV)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

New Hampshire (NH)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

New Jersey (NJ)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

New Mexico (NM)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

New York (NY)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

North Carolina (NC)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from North Carolina. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

North Carolina Board of Nursing 4516 Lake Boone Trail Raleigh, NC 27607 919-782-3211 ncbon.com

North Dakota (ND)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state

Ohio (OH)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Ohio. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Ohio Board of Nursing 17 South High Street, Suite 660 Columbus, OH 43215-7410 614-466-3947 nursing.ohio.gov

Oklahoma (OK)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

The Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) and Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) programs have received program approval by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.

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State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Oklahoma Board of Nursing 2501 N. Lincoln Blvd., Ste. 207 Oklahoma City, OK 73105 nursing.ok.gov

Oregon (OR)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Pennsylvania (PA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Rhode Island (RI)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

South Carolina (SC)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

South Dakota (SD)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from South Dakota. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

South Dakota Board of Nursing 4305 South Louise Ave., Suite 201 Sioux Falls, SD 57106-3115 605-362-2760 www.sdbon.org

Tennessee (TN)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Texas (TX)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Texas. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Texas Board of Nursing 1801 Congress Avenue, Suite 10-200 Austin, Texas 78701 512-305-7400 bon.texas.gov

Utah (UT)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Vermont (VT)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Virginia (VA)

Meets — May Apply for Licensure

Based upon a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program meets the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

View State Requirements here

Professional Licensure Disclaimer

The information below pertains to individuals intending to obtain a Registered Nurse License from Virginia. Please be advised that state regulations and processes can change at any time, individuals are encouraged to monitor the state requirements for licensure throughout their education to ensure that the program will meet their intended career goals.

State Agency Contact Disclosure

Contact the state board of nursing using the information below for questions, information about RN licensure requirements, or complaints.

Virginia Board of Nursing 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300 Henrico, VA 23233-1463 804-367-4515 www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing

Washington (WA)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

West Virginia (WV)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Wisconsin (WI)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.

Wyoming (WY)

Based on a review of the state’s regulations in June 2024, this program does not appear to meet the educational requirements to directly certify for licensure in this state.