Schools of Study
Four Academic Schools - Endless Possibilities
Holy Family University's academics are housed in four schools of study: Arts & Sciences, Business & Professional Studies, Education, and Nursing & Health Sciences.
School of Arts & Sciences
The School of Arts & Sciences constitutes the liberal arts core of Holy Family University, one of the top private, faith-based universities in the region. We provide instruction in natural sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Our nationally and internationally recognized faculty members excel at sharing their expertise in the classroom and through research opportunities for students. The School offers highly relevant liberal arts undergraduate programs that integrate traditional disciplines with interdisciplinary and international perspectives that optimize opportunities within the surrounding community and the greater Philadelphia region.
School of Business & Professional Studies
The School of Business & Professional Studies serves the community and the region by cultivating knowledge, ethical judgement, global perspectives, innovative approaches to problem-solving, and robust partnerships. We are deeply connected to the local business community as well as the City of Philadelphia, providing students with a wide range of internship and career opportunities.
School of Education
The School of Education and many of its programs are widely regarded as being among the best in the region. In addition to our first-rate academic programs, the faculty within the School are committed to addressing some of society’s most critical needs. Our renowned faculty are thought leaders in education and practitioner-educators, and are driven by the conviction that their work in the classroom and in the community should benefit the City of Philadelphia, the region, and the world.
School of Nursing & Health Sciences
Holy Family University’s School of Nursing & Health Sciences is committed to transforming the lives of students through an innovative and cutting-edge nursing education that develops nurse professionals who are holistically trained to be critical thinkers, collaborators, and professionals focused on patient-centered care. From certifications in radiologic science, to BSN, MSN, DNP degrees and more, our programs are dynamic and built for changing healthcare needs and advancing nursing careers. Our presence in Philadelphia and Bucks counties make our name synonymous with educational excellence in nursing and the health sciences.