Degree Programs & Admissions

Undergraduate Programs

Applicants are not allowed to apply to multiple programs during the same admission period.

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Prelicensure program for entry into the nursing profession.

Fall and Spring Entry Admissions 

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ADN-BSN

A collaborative model for academic progression in Nursing between SF State School of Nursing and designated California Community College (CCC) partners.

Spring Entry Admission

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Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSNA)

Same as the regular BSN program but the Accelerated BSN Program is a four-semester program that includes the summer session (a 15-month program).

Summer Entry Admission

 


Graduate Programs

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Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing (ELM)

This prelicensure program is designed for students who possess a non-nursing bachelor’s degree and are seeking to enter the nursing profession. Graduates will earn a BSN and MSN degree.

Fall Entry Admission

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Accelerated Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing (ELM-A)

Two-year full-time ELM cohort-based program, which includes summer sessions.

Spring Entry Admission

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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

A Program for California RNs with bachelor's degrees in nursing.

Fall Entry Admission 

Post Master's Certificate

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Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate (FNP)

This program is designed for California RNs with a master's or doctoral degree in nursing and desire to become a nurse practitioner.

Summer and Fall Entry Admission