School of Nursing

Human Health Building, Room 3027
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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(248) 364-8733
M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. closed daily 12 p.m.-1 p.m.

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Advising/Info Sessions

If you are interested in learning more about admission criteria, the application process, course requirements and important dates, please attend one of our Information Sessions. These sessions are offered monthly for each program track. The information provided at these sessions is useful for those students who want to learn more about the academic programs offered by the School of Nursing before applying to Oakland University.

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Sessions begin promptly at the published start time and last approximately one hour. Information sessions are conducted in group format and are facilitated by the School of Nursing academic adviser for the program. At this session, you will learn about the Oakland University admission criteria and process, School of Nursing admission criteria and process, and program overview of the curriculum. Individual questions will be answered at the end of the session if time remains. Transcripts can only be evaluated after a student has been officially admitted to Oakland University so transcripts will not be evaluated at these sessions.

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Please read over the information on the website prior to attending.

Information Sessions for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • If you are a Registered Nurse who wishes to complete the BSN Degree Completion Sequence for RNs
  • If you already hold a bachelor's degree in another major and wish to complete an Accelerated Second Degree (BSN)
  • All other students who wish to complete the Basic BSN Track
Information Sessions for Graduate Programs
  • Program Advising Sessions for graduate work at the Master of Science (MSN) in Nursing or graduate certificate in: Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, Forensic Nursing, and  Family Nurse Practitioner, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) in Nurse Anesthesia.
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Graduate Programs


The School of Nursing Master of Science in Nursing program prepares professional nurses for advanced nursing practice, leadership in the nursing profession, and future doctoral study. 

MSN information sessions are for students interested in the MSN: Adult Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, MSN: Family Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care, MSN: Adult Gerontological Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, MSN: Clinical Nurse Leader, and MSN: Forensic Nursing programs.

All MSN Information Sessions will take place virtually. Please contact Emily Stepanian-Bennett, Academic Adviser, at with any questions regarding information sessions.

Clinical Nurse Leader Exclusive Information Session

Attend an exclusive virtual information session to learn more about Oakland University's Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Program. 

During this session, we will highlight the CNL master's program, review admissions requirements, and provide an overview of the CNL program.

Forensic Nursing Exclusive Information Session

Attend an exclusive virtual information session to learn more about Oakland University's Forensic Nursing (FN) Program. 

During this session, we will highlight both the FN master's and graduate certificate programs, review admissions requirements and provide an update on FN scholarships that are available for incoming students starting in the Fall 2022 semester.

Doctor of Nursing Practice: Nurse Anesthesia

The Oakland University-Beaumont Graduate Program of Nurse Anesthesia is a collaborative initiative between Oakland University and nationally renowned Beaumont Health System. Working in concert, both institutions are able to provide an exceptional educational environment for educating Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists.

Information to include:

  • Role of the CRNA
  • Program overview
  • Application requirements
  • Admission and selection criteria
  • Curriculum
  • Cost and finances 


*You may attend one or multiple sessions by logging in at the designated time. Please keep checking the page as more program sessions will be added soon.