The University of San Francisco: School of Nursing
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G Nursing MSN

The Graduate School of Nursing and Health Professions offers an MSN degree program for four different types of individuals:

MSN Program for the Non-Nurse

MSN Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)

Start Dates

  • San Francisco Campus Only (Spring 2014, Summer 2014) 

MSN Programs for the Registered Nurse

RN (Associate Degrees in Nursing or diplomas) to MSN Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)

Start Dates

  • San Francisco Campus (Fall 2014)
  • Santa Rosa Branch Campus (Fall 2014)
  • San Jose Branch Campus (Spring 2014)

RN (BSN) to MSN Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)

Start Dates

  • San Francisco Campus (Fall 2014)
  • Santa Rosa Branch Campus (Fall 2014)
  • San Jose Branch Campus (Spring 2014)
  • Pleasanton Branch Campus (Fall 2015)

Online MSN

Start Dates

  • 3 Starts Per Year (Fall, Spring, and Summer). Fall begins in late August. Spring term starts in mid-January.  Summer terms begins in late May.

Post Master's Certification

Post-Master's Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Certificate