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Saint Francis Academics
Academics the Saint Francis Way
As the oldest Franciscan institution of higher learning in the United States, Saint Francis University has earned a reputation for creating innovative learning experiences where students grow to become that someone that God calls them to be.
Our undergraduate, graduate, or continuing studies programs prepare students to become more than just successful in their chosen profession. Our vision is for them to be leaders within their community who carry their Franciscan values with them.
Here you will find:
- career-directed studies with a focus on leadership and professional ethics.
- small classes with close mentorship both on-campus and online.
- programs for every stage in your life-long academic journey.
WHY SAINT FRANCIS?
Set Your Education Apart
Our students are prepared to become more than just professionals. Whether accountants, business owners, chemists, nurses, or lawyers; Saint Francis graduates are all leaders who carry their Franciscan values with them.
Here, you'll experience educational journey like nowhere else!
Career-directed studies with a focus on personal and professional ethics
Robust portfolio of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing studies programs.
Experiential learning opportunities including fieldwork and internships
Develop Your Intellect and Your Career
People of all faiths are welcome to benefit from academics inspired by Franciscan values. At Saint Francis University, you will find broad intellectual development coupled with career-directed studies in the sciences, healthcare, business and the humanities for undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees and online degrees.
Saint Francis Degree Programs
Whether you pursue your educational journey online or on-campus, part-time or full-time, we will arm you with the knowledge to succeed as an ethical leader in your profession. Explore our broad portfolio of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing studies programs.
Saint Francis Schools of Study
- Shields School of Business
- School of Health Sciences and Education
- School of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Mathematics (STEAM)
- Francis Worldwide: School of Continuing Studies
Exploratory Studies Program
Get the personal attention that you deserve to find a career you love with this one-year program designed to help you transition easily into a major.
Make your mark. Apply to Saint Francis today.
OPEN THE DOORS
Grow Intellectually and Spiritually as you pursue your career goals
People of all faiths are welcome and will benefit from academics inspired by Franciscan values. At Saint Francis University, you will find broad intellectual development coupled with career-directed studies in the sciences, healthcare, business and the humanities for undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, and online degrees.
Saint Francis University promotes an inclusive learning community and a lifelong path to virtue, truth, and compassion. Within a culture that seeks understanding through innovation and collaboration, we champion both the inherent dignity of the individual person and the common good.
DISTINCT LEARNING EXPERIENCES
Take Your Education Outside of the Classroom
A passion for learning can't be contained by walls or class schedules. We are big believers in hands-on, experiential learning. Our approach is focused on making sure the experiences you have in your few short years here prepare you to make a greater difference in your chosen profession.
We won’t lie. College involves sitting, but don't get too comfortable! Combining theory with immersive learning experiences will help you become a better whoever you want to become.