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Nursing

Oakton Community College Nursing Program

Oakton Community College boasts a stellar Nursing Program. In 2019, Oakton nursing students achieved a 95% pass rate (the national pass rate was 88%). 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. Learn more about the nursing program at the department webpage.

Why Become a Nurse (Video from Johnson & Johnson)

Length: 2:21

Nurses & Midwives (World Health Organization)

Length: 3:29