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About the College

For more than 100 years, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing has graduated some of the nation's most compassionate and skilled nurse professionals.

Offering BSN, MSN, and DNP degree programs, the College provides opportunities for traditional and online nursing courses.

Located on the campus of OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois, the College achieves high graduation rates and low student-to-faculty ratios; places a priority on student financial aid and provides quality clinical experiences in one of the nation's largest Catholic health care facilities.

An Experience Like No Other

When you enroll at Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing, you join a family that cares about you and works with you to achieve your goals.

Whether you are an undergraduate or pursuing advanced nursing degrees, you will experience:

  • The Mission-driven culture of OSF HealthCare
  • Limited travel for BSN students – priority access to rich clinical experience in 600-bed major medical center on campus
  • Personalized financial aid assistance
  • Teachers who value each student
  • Online degree programs for RN-to-BSN and graduate students 
  • Early admission program for high school juniors