The mission of The Department of Nursing at Holy Names University is to prepare nursing graduates who are caring professionals, have strong clinical reasoning skills, advocate for health and social justice, communicate effectively with clients of diverse cultures, and coordinate and design quality, safe nursing care in complex health environments. Holy Names University BSN programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation) and approved by the California Board of Nursing.
Generic BSN Program
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) pre-licensure program at Holy Names University prepares students for professional nursing practice in a variety of settings including hospitals, community clinics, long-term care, home care, and community health agencies.
ADN to BSN Program
The ADN to BSN program is designed for Registered Nurses who have an associate degree and who wish to acquire a Bachelor of Science degree while employed.
Learn more about possible partnership discounts!
HNU is pleased to offer a discounted tuition rate to new students and alumni who are employed by one of the following hospitals, health systems or organizations:
- Alameda Health System (all facilities)
- Alameda County
- California HealthCare Facility
- California Pacific Medical Center
- Contra Costa County
- Correctional Medical Group Companies
- County of San Francisco
- Dignity Health Hospitals
- Good Samaritan Health System
- John Muir Medical Center (Walnut Creek and Concord campuses)
- Kaiser Hospitals
- Mills Peninsula Hospital
- Napa State Hospital
- Oroville Hospital
- San Mateo Medical Center
- Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
- Solano County
- Stanford Medical Center
- Sutter Hospitals
- ValleyCare Hospital
- Vitas Healthcare
- Washington Medical Center
Students are required to show proof of employment by a hospital in order to receive the tuition discount. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at 510.436.1351 or firstname.lastname@example.org.