Central Oklahoma is the geographical name for the central region of the U.S. state of Oklahoma and is centrally located at the crossroads of I-35, I-40 and I-44, which makes it easily accessible from anywhere in the nation.
The Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area is the primary economic, tourism, commercial, industrial, and grographical hub of Central Oklahoma, as well as its primary cultural center, as the vast majority of Central Oklahoma's residents live in the greater Oklahoma City area.
Central Oklahoma is an important hub of higher education. The region contains both the University of Oklahoma, in Norman, and Oklahoma State University, in Stillwater, the state's largest universities.
Organizations in offer excellent benefits and competitive salaries. Many communities are located within a short drive to metropolitan OKC, offering excellent locations for providers looking to be near or in a metro area, but interested in providing in either rural or urban areas. The NHSC Loan Repayment Program and a state loan repayment program is available for most communities.