School of Nursing and Health Professions

Our graduates are pragmatic problem solvers, trained to be transformational leaders, and prepared for the challenges of an evolving health care system.

We’ve created a strong nursing and health professions community committed to a life of learning built on a foundation of innovative ideas that stay true to our core Jesuit values.

The School of Nursing and Health Professions at the University of San Francisco advances the mission of the university by preparing health professionals to address the determinants of health, promote policy and advocacy and provide a moral compass to transform health care in order to further equity and positively influence quality, delivery, and access.

The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing and the Doctor of Nursing Practice at the University of San Francisco School of Nursing and Health Professions are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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Natalie Macias

MS in Behavioral Health

"USF’s MSBH program has provided me with more of an understanding about how to address health gaps. I enjoy the small class sizes, the interdisciplinary nature of the courses, engaging professors, and the opportunity to complete a local nonprofit internship. This program is providing me a quality education that is collaborative, diverse and committed to social justice." – Natalie Macias, MS in Behavioral Health