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The best accredited LPN schools in Oklahoma are looking to fill their classes with highly qualified aspiring practical nurses and healthcare workers. We show the ins and outs of training for you below and how to get in to the great field of allied health. Oklahoma is a member state in the eNLC or Enhanced Nursing Licensure Compact. This is a group of states that allow each states nurses cross state lines and perform care is these requirements are met. With many of the allied health careers in Oklahoma grrowing at record levels, the excitement is palpable for many aspiring licensed practical nurses across the state to say the least!

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Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse in Oklahoma

Becoming eligible to work as a licensed practical nurse in Oklahoma requires you to finish a program recognized by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. If you do that and pass the NCLEX-PN, you will be on the cusp of becoming an LPN in Oklahoma.

What is the process for getting certified as a LPN in Oklahoma?

The steps in the process for becoming an LPN in Oklahoma are shown in the following 5 steps below.

Step 1 – Complete the minimum prerequisites for practical nursing training in OK

There are a variety of entrance requirements that will have to be satisfied before you’ll be able to enroll for LPN schools in the state of Oklahoma. Each accredited program may have differing requirements but in most cases they will probably be very similar in scope.

Step 2 – Decide on the kind of LPN credential you would like to earn in the State of OK

After making sure you meet the entrance needs of your school of choice, you will have to decide if you want to earn an associate degree or a certificate/diploma in practical nursing in Oklahoma. If you want more data on each credential, click on the link here.

Step 3 – Graduate from an LPN training course accepted by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing

Licensed Practical Nurse training in Oklahoma is governed by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. Once you complete your approved training you will be able to take your shot at the NCLEX-PN examination in Oklahoma.

Licensed Practical Nurse training in Oklahoma

Below is the list of all the Oklahoma LPN schools accredited and approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.

Autry Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1201 West Willow
Enid, OK 73703
Ph: 580-242-2750 Ext 163

Caddo-Kiowa Tech. Center Division of Practical Nursing
P. O. Box 190
Ft. Cobb, OK 73005
Ph: 405-643-5511 Ext 263

Canadian Valley Tech. Center Division of Practical Nursing
1. El Reno Campus
6505 E. Highway 66
El Reno, OK 73036
Ph: 405-422-2341
2. Chickasha Campus
1401 Michigan Avenue
Chickasha, OK 73018
Ph: 405-222-7592

Central Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1. Drumright Campus
3 CT Circle
Drumright, OK 74030
Ph: 918-352-2551 Ext 288
2. Sapulpa Campus
1720 S. Main St.
Sapulpa, OK 74066
918-224-9300

Chisholm Trail Tech. Center School of Practical Nursing
Rt. 1, Box 60
Omega, OK 73764
Ph: 405-729-8324

Francis Tuttle Tech. Center School of Practical Nursing
12777 N. Rockwell Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73142-2789
Ph: 405-717-4382

Gordon Cooper Tech. Center Division of Practical Nursing
One John C. Bruton Blvd.
Shawnee, OK 74804
Ph: 405-273-7493 Ext 291

Great Plains Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
1. Lawton Campus
4500 West Lee Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505
Ph: 580-250-5595
2. Frederick Campus
2001 E. Gladstone
Frederick, OK 73542
Ph: 580-335-5525

Green Country Technology School of Practical Nursing
P.O. Box 1217
1100 N. Loop 56
Okmulgee, OK 74447
Ph: 918-758-0840 Ext 246

High Plains Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
3921 34th Street
Woodward, OK 73801
Ph: 580-571-6159

Indian Capital Tech Center School of Practical Nursing
1. Muskogee Campus
2403 N. 41 St. East
Muskogee, OK 74403-1799
Ph: 918-686-7565
2. Sallisaw Campus
HC 61 Box 12
401 Houser Blvd.
Sallisaw, OK 74955
Ph: 918-775-9119 Ext 108
3. Stilwell Campus
P O Box 192
Stilwell, OK 74960
Ph: 918-696-3111
4. Tahlequah Campus
P. O. Box 497
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Ph: 918-456-2594

Kiamichi Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1. Antlers Campus
P.O. Box 70, 405 SW “O” St.
Antlers, OK 74523
Ph: 580-298-6354
2. Atoka Campus
Hwy 3 West
Atoka, OK 74526
Ph: 580-889-7321
3. Durant Campus
810 Waldron Road
Durant, OK 74702
Ph: 580-924-7081
4. Hugo Campus
107 South Fifth
Hugo, OK 74743
Ph: 580-326-6491
5. McAlester Campus
301 Kiamichi Drive
McAlester, OK 74502
Ph: 918-426-0940
6. Idabel Campus (McCurtain)
Hwy 70 – 3 miles North
Idabel, OK 74745
Ph: 580-286-7555

Kiamichi Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
7. Poteau Campus
1509 South McKenna
Poteau, OK 74953
Ph: 918-647-4526
8. Stigler Campus
1410 Old Military Road
Stigler, OK 74462
Ph: 918-967-2801
9. Talihina Campus
Rt 2 Box 1800
Talihina, OK 74571
Ph: 918-567-2264

Meridian Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1312 South Sangre Road
Stillwater, OK 74074
Ph: 405-377-3333 Ext 324

Metro Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1720 Springlake Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73111-5296
Ph: 405-605-4610

Mid-America Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
P. O. Box H
Wayne, OK 73095
Ph: 405-449-3391 Ext 265

Mid-Del Lewis Eubanks Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
1621 Maple Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110
Ph: 405-739-1713

Moore Norman Technology Center Practical Nursing Program
4701 12th Avenue
Norman, OK 73069
Ph: 405-364-5763 Ext 7349

Northeast Technology Centers School of Practical Nursing
1. Pryor Division
P. O. Box 825
Pryor, OK 74362-0825
Ph: 918-825-5555
2. Afton Division
P.O. Box 219
Afton, OK 74331
Ph: 918-257-8324
3. Kansas Division
P.O. Box 30
Kansas, OK 74347
Ph: 918-868-3535
4. Claremore Division
1901 Hwy 88
Claremore, OK 74017
Ph: 918-342-8066

Northwest Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
1801 S 11th Street
Alva, OK 73717
Ph: 580-327-0344

Pioneer Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
2101 N. Ash Street
Ponca City, OK 74601
Ph: 580-762-8336 Ext 251

Platt College School of Practical Nursing
(Conditional Approval)
1. Tulsa Campus
3801 S. Sheridan
Tulsa, OK 74145-6502
Ph: 918-663-9000
2. Moore Campus
201 N. Eastern
Moore, OK 73160
Ph: 405-912-2777
3. Lawton Campus
111 S.W. C Avenue
Lawton, OK 73501
Ph: 580-355-4416

Pontotoc Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
601 W. 33rd
Ada, OK 74820
Ph: 580-310-2258

Red River Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
P.O. Box 1807
Duncan, OK 73534
Ph: 580-255-2903 Ext 237

Southern Okla. Tech. Center Division of Practical Nursing
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
Ph: 580-223-2070 Ext 239

Southwest Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
711 W. Tamarack Road
Altus, OK 73522
Ph: 580-477-2250 Ext 257

Tri County Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
6101 Nowata Road
Bartlesville, OK 74006
Ph: 918-331-3223

Tulsa Tech, HSC School of Practical Nursing
P O Box 477200
Tulsa, OK 74147-7200
Ph: 918-828-5000/828-1043

Western Technology Center Division of Practical Nursing
P. O. Box 1469
621 Sooner Drive
Burns Flat, OK 73624
Ph: 580-562-3181 Ext 2264

Wes Watkins Technology Center School of Practical Nursing
7892 Hwy 9
Route 2, Box 159-1
Wetumka, OK 74883
Ph: 405-452-5500 Ext 277

Step 4 – Register for and Take the NCLEX-PN exam in Oklahoma

LPNs in Oklahoma need to pass the NCLEX-PN exam in order to finish their license.

Material covered on the NCLEX-PN

Here is a link to more details on the NCLEX-PN, we get in to exam preparation, what to expect on test day and much much more.

Step 5 – Pass the NCLEX-PN in OK and Get Your Career Going!

Once you complete all the steps in the process in becoming an LPN in Oklahoma you will be on the way to getting on to the last step in your career which is to pass the NCLEX-PN and start your career!

Practical Nurse salary in Oklahoma

There is a high need for licensed practical or vocational nurses in Oklahoma and the Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts a 7% increase in Oklahoma. Below you will find a record of the major cities in Oklahoma and further data from bls.gov on LPN pay by area and county.

LocationPay TypeLowMedianHigh
United StatesHourly$15.63$21.20$29.05
Yearly$32,510 $44,090 $60,420
OklahomaHourly$14.98$18.64$23.73
Yearly$31,170 $38,780 $49,350
Tulsa, OK MSAHourly$15.56$19.61$23.86
Yearly$32,360 $40,790 $49,620
Oklahoma City, OK MSAHourly$15.42$19.09$24.12
Yearly$32,070 $39,710 $50,170
Southeastern Oklahoma BOSHourly$15.29$18.44$23.57
Yearly$31,810 $38,360 $49,030
Northeastern Oklahoma BOSHourly$14.81$18.10$23.56
Yearly$30,810 $37,640 $49,000
Northwestern Oklahoma BOSHourly$13.33$17.98$23.56
Yearly$27,720 $37,390 $49,000
Fort Smith, AR-OK MSAHourly$13.80$17.62$22.60
Yearly$28,710 $36,650 $47,010
Lawton, OK MSAHourly$12.86$17.59$21.37
Yearly$26,750 $36,580 $44,440
Southwestern Oklahoma BOSHourly$13.77$17.45$22.49
Yearly$28,650 $36,300 $46,770

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