Did you know that by 2020, the United States will face an estimated shortage of 800,000 nurses?* What an exciting time to become a nurse!
Oakton’s rigorous nursing curriculum prepares students for a variety of health care settings. Courses include a combination of classroom and clinical experiences. Classes typically meet at the Des Plaines campus, and students enrich their learning through the clinical experience offered in a variety of health care settings throughout the community.
- Success rate on NCLEX-RN for 2015 Oakton graduates is 89%.
- 92-95% of admitted nursing students are awarded Associate Degrees between the academic years 2009 to 2014.
Because nursing is a limited admission program, applications are accepted by appointment only.
For more information, contact:
Des Plaines Enrollment Center
Skokie Enrollment Center
*Journal of the American Medical Association