Offers BSN with Accelerated, RN-BSN degree completion and Fast Track RN-BSN Degree Completion program options, graduate programs including family nurse practitioner, adult/gero nurse practitioner, nurse anesthesia and forensic nursing. 

School of Nursing
Human Health Building, Room 3027
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(248) 370-4253
M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. closed daily 12 p.m.-1 p.m.



Congratulations on the retirement of SON faculty members Dr. Cheryl Riley-Doucet and Dr. Darlene Schott-Baer. We appreciate their years of service and dedication. A reception will be held on April 25th from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Gold Room A of the Oakland Center. Please contact Jill Asselin ( or Andrea Patton ( 

School of Nursing

School of Nursing Mission
The mission of OU SON is to prepare transformational leaders committed to caring and using the best evidence in nursing practice, education and research to optimize the health of the public in a diverse ever-changing society.

School of Nursing Vision
The faculty and graduates of OU SON will be recognized as transformational leaders, caring practitioners and scholars who optimize the health and well-being of a diverse global society.

Click here for an informational video on the undergraduate program or click here for our Learn to Help Others video on the School of Nursing.  

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Oakland University is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University that supports faculty research programs and provides important resources through our Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
CCNE Accredited
The baccalaureate degree in nursing/master's degree in nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice at Oakland University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( 

The School of Nursing is undergoing an accreditation review and site visit by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)  March 8, 9, and 10, 2017 for the post-masters Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) certificate program and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. CCNE is soliciting third-party comments from faculty, students or any other interested person with knowledge of the post-masters APRN certificate program or the Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Written third-party comments will be received by CCNE until 21 days before the scheduled on-site evaluation.  CCNE requests comments be sent no later than  February 15, 2017 to CCNE. All comments are to be directed to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036

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