avcon logoThe Anna Vaughn School of Nursing 

is at the forefront of nursing science, technology, and patient care. Our innovative undergraduate BSN curriculum uses concept-based and immersive, high-tech instruction. Our online Master’s programs reflect society’s most pressing healthcare needs, and our DNP program prepare graduates for leadership roles in academia, government, and industry. A nursing education at ORU is a unique opportunity.

As an ORU nursing student, you’ll have access to:

Nursing degree programs

B.S. in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)


The curriculum for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing provides a broad, general background for professional nursing.

online nursing student

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)


Advance your nursing career with an online Master’s in Nursing degree.

Healthcare Administration

Healthcare Administration (HCA)


Develop and guide high-performance teams and learn how to plan and manage health services in hospitals, clinics, agencies, or other specialized practices.


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)


The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP online) prepares the registered nurse with a BSN or MSN with the highest level of nursing practice. Graduates will be Whole Person© nursing leaders who can actively shape and improve patient outcomes, policy, process and the future of nursing.

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