Saint Luke's College of Health Sciences at Rockhurst University

Saint Luke's College of Health Sciences at Rockhurst University

Our students today are the health care leaders of tomorrow. We are now accepting applications for our allied health and nursing programs.


Saint Luke’s™ College of Health Sciences is an educational leader serving exceptional students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing and in additional health professions.


Our unique programs are designed to prepare graduates to become health professionals who can meet the health care needs of diverse populations and work in a variety of organizations.

Degree Program Offerings

The Facts

100 % Completion Rate

All students enrolling in our MSN degree complete the program.

AG-ACNP and NE programs from 2015-2017. FNP not yet reporting. Reported in January 2019 CCNE self-study.

93 % Pass Rate

Our AG-ACNP students passed their ANCC Certification Exams at a 93% rate the first time they sat for the exam—a rate well above the national average of 84%.

Average of scores for the AG-ACNP 2015-2017 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) data.

27 Average Student Age

Our programs serve both first-time freshmen and working adults returning to school.

2018 student data across all programs.

100 % Job Placement

The health care industry will continue to outpace other occupations by growing as much as 31% by 2026. Our affiliation with the third-largest private employer in KC, St. Luke's Health System and Hospital, helps our graduates find employment easily.

Job placement rate based on SLCHS’s BSN 2017 post-graduation survey. Growth data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2017 Report

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I didn't think I would be able to go back to school but the MSN classes are structured for people who work full time.

– Parker, BSN alum spring 2017 and current FNP student

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624 Westport Road
Kansas City, MO 64111


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