Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Teaching

Looking to become licensed to teach? The MAT prepares you for a career in teaching at the secondary level (Grades 5-12). Or you can earn the credentials you need to teach in a higher education or non-school setting. If you’re already licensed, the MAT will help advance your career.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Learn leadership skills and study critical issues with a focus on values-based decision making. Earn your MBA online – and ensure your personal and professional growth.

Master of Business Administration in Sustainability (MBA)

The MBA in Sustainability provides you with the management skills needed for an occupation in the environmental health field. Earn your online MBA in Sustainability in a unique program that combines MBA and MEH courses.

Master of Environmental Health (MEH)

Study the major environmental needs of public and occupational health, hygiene and safety. Earn an MEH online and learn from professors who are practicing professionals in the field.

Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)

Acquire the knowledge and practical experience you need to stay on the cutting edge in the dynamic healthcare industry. Our online MHA will give you the edge you seek

Master of Organizational Leadership (MOL)

Learn leadership principles to progress on your career path. Four concentrations allow students to focus their leadership development on the field that best fits their career goals: healthcare services, nonprofit organization, for-profit organization or higher education.

Studio Art

The Master of Arts in Studio Art program allows you to study on or off campus, providing you with a significant amount of flexibility and independence. Working closely with instructors, you will map out your course of study each semester, tailoring it precisely to your own artistic interests.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

With a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, you will be prepared to function as a licensed mental health counselor in healthcare, residential, private practice, community agency, governmental, business and industrial settings.

Education School Counseling

The Master of Science in Education, School Counseling program offers two tracks that are customizable to your current skill set and level of education, allowing you to apply previous teaching skills to the completion of the program.

License Renewal

The University of Saint Francis offers online courses for license renewal and continuing education.


The Master of Science in Psychology program is designed to give you a basic background in psychology.  This program emphasizes mastery of psychological fundamentals combined with areas of specialization, such as rehabilitation counseling.

Special Education

The Master of Science in Education, Special Education online program at the University of Saint Francis allows you to choose one of three specialized tracks: mild intervention, intense intervention or non-licensure.

Transition to Teaching Licensure

The University of Saint Francis offers two distinct Transition to Teaching programs, Secondary Education Content Subjects, licensing grades 5 through 12, and All-Grade Visual Art, licensing grades Pre-School through 12. Successful completion of Transition to Teaching (T2T) programs leads to initial teaching licenses.

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Nurse Anesthesia (BSN-DNP)

A CRNA is an advanced practice registered nurse that has received at least a Master’s degree related to the practice of nurse anesthesia. USF’s BSN-DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program is a three year (36 month) program. Students must complete their coursework in continuous, full time enrollment.

Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Post MSN to DNP Option

If you have already earned a Master of Science in Nursing, in two years you can earn a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) with a focus on Population Health. The University of Saint Francis had a proven record of hybrid learning in the graduate studies.


The Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner degree program will prepare you to provide holistic, comprehensive nursing care. You can attend full time or part time to complete your degree. If you attend full time, you can complete the program in two years. Our classes are offered in a hybrid format, which gives you flexibility to continue working while you earn your degree.

Physician Assistant Studies

The Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies is a competitive, full-time, 27-month curriculum, with a total of 98 credit hours. You will be in the classroom for the first half of the program and participating in full-time clinical rotations for the last 12 months. USF uses problem-based learning techniques in medical diagnosis and therapeutics courses. You will also have the opportunity to choose from a series of rotations, allowing you to personalize your education to match your career goals and interests.