Our purpose is clear: it is to foster academic and professional excellence in leadership and service through a variety of healthcare and community programs. All SOHS programs focus on a unique body of knowledge and set of skills, preparing you to become a compassionate and
innovative healthcare professional.
You will graduate with the ability to make a significant difference in someone’s life — a realization that is deeply satisfying and meaningful, both personally and professionally.
Grounded in Franciscan Values, the School of Health Sciences cultivates a diverse community of lifelong learners to demonstrate professional excellence, healthcare leadership, and compassionate service.
The following programs represent some of the nation’s fastest growing career fields — and are expected to remain so. Classroom, laboratory, simulation and clinical learning experiences, guided by faculty who are experts in their fields, will prepare you to take full advantage of these rewarding career opportunities.
Built in collaboration with Parkview Health, our Sim Lab features high-fidelity patient simulators with realistic human physiology, such as breathing, bleeding and blinking. This means students can practice their skills in a safe place through expertly-designed scenarios on infant, child, and adult human patient simulators.
USF currently runs the following simulated experiences:
Do you know a graduate of our School of Health Sciences who is making a difference in the world? If so, submit a nomination to celebrate his or her success! Note: our nomination deadline is April 20th.