Northwestern Oklahoma Honor Society of Nursing
The Northwest Oklahoma Honor Society of Nursing at NWOSU was organized in the Fall of 2008. This is a professional honor society for nursing students and members of the nursing community.
There are three levels of membership:
1) Undergraduate Student – Senior Students enrolled in baccalaureate programs at accredited institutions of higher education who have completed at least ½ of the nursing curriculum, rank in the upper 35 percent of their graduating class and have achieved academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average systems is used, this equates to at least a 3.0)
2) Graduate Student – Master’s and Doctoral students enrolled in graduate programs at accredited institutions of higher education who have completed at least ¼ of the nursing curriculum, have achieved academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to at least a 3.5)
3) Nurse Leader – Registered Nurses and nursing faculty members legally recognized to practice in their countries, who hold at least a baccalaureate degree in nursing or other field and have demonstrated achievement in nursing.
The purpose of the honor society is to improve the health and wellness of Northwest Oklahoma by pursuing nursing excellence.
Dr. Leslie Collins