St. Vincent’s College at Sacred Heart University prepares students to become healthcare professionals and community citizens. Our mission-driven education culminates in career-ready medical training and a commitment to serving others. Recognized as a leader in providing quality health science education to a diverse student body, SVC at SHU offers associate degree programs in nursing and radiography, as well as several certificate programs in specialized healthcare fields.

With its reputation for excellence and affiliation with several local hospitals and healthcare facilities, SVC at SHU affords students ample access to practical clinical experience and expertise that enhance classroom learning. Graduates are ready for entry-level careers in healthcare and earn consistently high employer satisfaction ratings.

As a member of the SVC at SHU community, you will have opportunities to grow as a student, individual and professional: Learn from expert faculty who encourage you to reach your potential. Find support if you are challenged in class or wish to improve your academic skills. Get involved in student life by joining a club or volunteering for service related to your interests. Utilize career development resources to navigate your job search as a student and beyond.

Explore how St. Vincent’s College at Sacred Heart University can help you achieve your goals at any stage in your education.

Pursue Specialized Skills at College
If you have graduated high school, or will soon, St. Vincent's College at Sacred Heart University is an exciting next step for career-ready credentials and lifelong learning skills.
Complete Your Associate Degree
Whether you have taken one college course or already completed a first degree, your college credits could transfer for advanced standing at St. Vincent's College at Sacred Heart University.
Get Ahead with the LPN-to-RN Program
As a licensed practical nurse, you can earn your associate degree in nursing and expand your professional credentials in as little as one year.
Gain Expertise & Experience
St. Vincent's College at Sacred Heart University offers certificates in a variety of healthcare areas, designed to help you attain your professional goals.