Kramer School of Nursing: MSN & PhD

An MSN from the Kramer School of Nursing at Oklahoma City University will provide you with the advanced competencies, skills, and credentials you need to move forward in the nursing field.

Why choose Kramer School of Nursing for your MSN studies?

  1. No Waiting List! To address the severe shortages of nurses with graduate degrees, all applicants who meet the admission and eligibility requirements are accepted.
  2. Small class size (average 7 students per graduate course).
  3. Full or part time study is available.
  4. HyFlex Course Delivery allows students to choose whether they want to attend classes online or in person.
  5. All courses are taught by doctorally prepared nurses or nursing leaders with post-master’s education who are advanced specialists in their fields. The faculty are committed to each individual student's success.
  6. Kramer School of Nursing is fully accredited for its Master’s Degrees.

Preparing Nursing Faculty for Today and Tomorrow

The PhD degree prepares expert nurses in the roles of nursing education, research, and leadership to serve the community, state, and nation. 

The PhD program combines educational delivery methods, allowing students to keep their full-time jobs and live in their own communities. Through hybrid course design, students come to campus for a two- or three-day intensive every semester and conduct the remainder of their courses with technological support. The program requires 57 post-master's credit hours. Students can focus their degrees on nursing education, research, or leadership at the Kramer School of Nursing. 

Have a question about cost? Please visit our Financial Aid page for current information

Ready to apply? Click here for the graduate application

Have questions about the program? Please contact Brenda Hedrick, Graduate Programs Specialist, at or (405) 208-5960 for more information.