Launch or advance your nursing career with a first-rate associate degree and benefit from USF’s long-standing reputation for excellence in nursing education.
Our 2-year ASN program focuses on direct patient care and is ideal for those looking to build a career as an entry-level registered nurse — and to enter the field as quickly as possible.
Working at Parkview Hospital, I always heard Saint Francis had the best nursing program around. Now I know why: there’s a level of professionalism here that prepares students to succeed.
Megan Middleton ’18
You will complete a rigorous and relevant curriculum complemented by supervised clinical experience. Upon completion of the program, you’ll be prepared to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) for Registered Nurses.
The ASN program is offered at Fort Wayne and USF Crown Point. Full- and part-time options are available.
Both campuses offer an optimal learning environment with:
ASN students develop their professional skills at the following clinical sites:
Benefit from the focused attention of our expert nursing faculty and small class sizes.
The way the professors teach is the reason so many students succeed here. Their focus is not to just teach a class and give a grade, but to really help you learn. It’s a personalized and safe learning environment that builds your skills and confidence.
April King ’18
Starting salary in Indiana
Expected job growth for for RNs between 2016-2026.
USF’s ASN programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN).
Rooted in Franciscan Values, faculty engage a diverse community of learners to serve society holistically as compassionate, professional nurse leaders.