Move Your Career Forward with Oak Point University

Careers at Oak Point

Since 1914, Oak Point University (formerly known as Resurrection University) has been educating students in our College of Nursing and College of Health Sciences for successful careers in healthcare. Whether starting a new career or advancing to the next level, we offer convenient options for today’s learners taught by experienced, accessible, and supportive faculty that integrate personal and professional growth, compassionate service, and scholarly activities.

Our Locations

We are proud to offer two campuses to bring world-class healthcare education to students.

  • Our Chicago Campus is located in the Wicker Park neighborhood and resides in Ascension Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Chicago.
  • Our suburban campus is located in Oak Brook.

Our Faculty

Our professors are highly experienced healthcare professionals who teach students real-world scenarios while also serving as mentors who encourage students to grow. Students enjoy an atmosphere of warmth and personal attention while benefiting from studying with faculty committed to academic excellence.

Oak Point University values the unique knowledge, skills, and talents each employee contributes to our learning community. We maintain a diverse collegial environment where everyone plays a vital role in sustaining a dynamic learning community. Professional service is emphasized at the student and employee levels.

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Oak Point University exclusively uses an upper-division program design, which means the classrooms are a lively blend of students who transfer in with liberal arts, general education, and prerequisite courses from a variety of institutions. Once admitted, students focus on the health science career of their choice. The University awards baccalaureate degrees in nursing and imaging technology. The University also awards graduate degrees in multiple nursing concentrations as well as a Doctorate of Nursing Practice.


Why should I consider working at Oak Point University?
  • Oak Point University is committed to developing individuals into knowledgeable, self-directed, responsive, and caring persons. As part of our team, you will help change lives by educating our students, supporting them as they navigate through their experiences, or helping to shape our environment in ways that inspire our students and each other to achieve and grow.
  • The University offers state-of-the-art campuses with vast Simulation Centers, modern classrooms, large Student Resource Centers, and attractive spaces for socializing, learning, teaching, and working. In addition, thanks to the generosity of our distinguished alumni and gracious donors, we are constantly researching and investing in ways to enhance the student experience.
Where are the campuses located?
  • Our Chicago Campus is nestled within the trendy Wicker Park neighborhood, in the heart of the city, and easily accessible by public transportation, expressway, and major city thoroughfares. If driving, employees and students have access to free parking in our parking garage across the street from campus.
  • Our Oak Brook Campus is conveniently located about 19 miles west of the Chicago Loop and easily accessible from Interstates 294, 88, and 290. The strategic location at York Rd and 22nd Street enables service by Pace bus routes.
How does compensation compare?

Oak Point University offers competitive pay based on in-depth market analysis and industry benchmarking.

What about the benefits?

Oak Point University offers an excellent benefits package for most part-time and full-time positions, including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability (at no charge to the employee)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Retirement savings plan, including employer contribution and matching
Can I maintain work-life balance?

Oak Point University understands the importance of a healthy work-life balance and how it affects the well-being of individuals, families, and communities. We offer the following:

  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays
  • Extended illness bank
Does Oak Point prioritize career development?

Oak Point University invests in our employee’s futures by providing opportunities to assist and reward them for educational accomplishments, including:

  • Education Assistance Program / Tuition Reimbursement
  • Terminal Degree Compensation Program
  • Professional Certification Bonus