The Center for Rural Health's mission is to support the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences and its College of Osteopathic Medicine by seeking to improve healthcare in rural Oklahoma through:
- Student education;
- Residency training;
- Program applications;
- Advocacy; and
- Alliances with others who share its goals.
The Center for Rural Health's vision is to uniquely impact healthcare professionals from the time they are youth through the time they are practicing in rural communities through recruitment, training, and support services, thereby strengthening the broader healthcare delivery systems in rural communities.