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  • MSN Program Accreditation

    The Saint Francis University Department of Nursing hosted an accreditation visit from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) to review the Master of Science in Nursing, Leadership/Education program, Wednesday, March 14th through Friday, March 16th, 2018.

    The Master of Science in Nursing, Leadership/Education track at Saint Francis University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.  

  • Mission

    The Department of Nursing inspires students to dedicate themselves to service, leadership, critical self-reflection and life-long learning in the Spirit of Franciscan values. The Nursing Programs challenge students in the application of clinical reasoning, cultural competence, patient care technologies and interprofessional collaborative practice within an evidence-based approach while providing safe and quality care to individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations across both the lifespan and the continuum of complex, changing health care environments. Through graduate education, the Nursing Program provides its students with advanced knowledge and higher level leadership skills for improving health outcomes and elevating patient care in various roles and settings.