JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing and Health Professions

A Message from the Dean

Welcome to the JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing and Health Professions at Alverno College!  Since 1932, the School of Nursing has been dedicated to providing students with an education that will allow them to make a difference in the health of individuals, communities, and the world.  With an ability based curriculum that is also based in the liberal arts, we incorporate the sciences, the latest evidence based nursing care, and the standards of the profession into a dynamic and meaningful experience for students.  We are proud of our legacy of excellence and invite you to learn more about our fully accredited professional programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)   
  • BSN Completion
  • Graduate Program in Nursing
    • MSN – Clinical Nurse Specialist
    • MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner
    • MSN – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    • DNP – Doctorate of Nursing Practice


Please explore our website or join us for an on campus visit!