The University of San Francisco: School of Nursing and Health Professions
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UG Nursing RN Transition Program

RN Transition Program for Professional Development

The University of San Francisco has joined the California Institute for Nursing and Health Care (CINHC) and the Kaiser Permanente Fund for Health Education at the East Bay Community Foundation to help newly licensed nurses secure positions in the Bay Area.

Upcoming Deadlines

The Fall 2013 deadline was June 21, 2013. Please stay tuned for our next application round.

The RN Transition Program offers additional professional development and clinical practice in the field of ambulatory care. In the clinical practicum, participants are mentored by a nurse preceptor and can work in various community settings across the Bay Area — from clinics and schools to home health care and hospice agencies.

Three nursing students study anatomy with skeleton 150Admission is required but no tuition fees are charged. At the end of the program, participants are awarded a stipend and a certificate in Transition to Practice with a specialty in Nursing Care in the Community.

More Information

For more information about the program, please contact Jessie Bell RN, MS, PHN in the School of Nursing and Health Professions (San Francisco main campus) at (415) 422-2018 or