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School of Health Sciences

Graduate Programs


The Master of Science in Nursing Program prepares professional nurses to function in advanced roles in order to provide holistic, comprehensive nursing care to individuals, families, and communities, and to assume leadership responsibilities in a variety of settings.

The RN-MSN Transition Sequence of courses is intended to prepare the adult ASN or diploma nurse for entrance into the Graduate Nursing Program. Students must be accepted into the Graduate Nursing Program in order to be eligible for the transition sequence of courses.

Physican Assistant Studies

The PA Program is an intense, full-time, 27-month curriculum with a total of 98 credit hours. A Master of Science Degree in Physician Assistant Studies is awarded upon completion of the curriculum and fulfillment of University Of Saint Francis Graduate School requirements.