A leader in health care education innovation
The College of St. Scholastica is a respected leader in nursing and health care, with a 45,000-sq. ft. state-of-the-art Heath Science Center.
Our School of Nursing is one of the largest in the state of Minnesota, with about 1,000 students enrolled each year in our nationally recognized programs. St. Scholastica offers three bachelor’s degree offerings: traditional undergraduate, postbaccalaureate, and RN-to-BS online. We also offer a BS-to-DNP degree, with specialties in Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult/Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, and a post-master’s DNP. Our Veteran-to-BS in Nursing program is specially geared toward helping military veterans pursue a nursing career. The program features small cohorts and clinical experiences as well as advisement and support from military veteran faculty members.
The School of Health Sciences includes programs geared toward producing real-world practitioners: Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Health Informatics & Information Management, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, and Social Work. The School of Sciences offers programs in Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Gerontology, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Pre-health Professions, and Psychology & Sociology. St. Scholastica emphasizes student-faculty research with close mentoring from professors and industry-leading professionals.