School of Professional Studies at Northwestern Oklahoma State University

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School of Professional Studies

Welcome to the School of Professional Studies. The school consists of the Division of Business and the Division of Nursing.

The Division of Business offers a Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in Accounting of Business Administration.  Students majoring in Business Administration may minor in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, General Business, Management or Marketing.  Accounting majors complete a major - minor in Accounting.  The Business Division is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

The Division of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) as well as an online RN to BSN track.  Starting in the fall of 2017, NWOSU will begin its first doctoral degree in nursing with a Doctor of Nursing Practice in Advanced Nursing Practice (DNP). Our Nursing Division is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education Nursing (ACEN) and Approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing (OBN).

Contact Information

Division of Business Chair:

     Dr. W. David Hawkins at or (580) 327-8440

Division of Nursing Chair:

     Dr. Shelly Wells at or (580) 327-8489