The Rafic Hariri School of Nursing (HSON) aspires to become the leading school of nursing in Lebanon and the region; nationally and internationally recognized for excellence in education, research, and service. The school is committed to offering cutting-edge culturally relevant and internationally recognized graduate and undergraduate education, fostering life-long learning and scholarship, developing the leaders in nursing and health care, and attracting a competent and culturally-diverse student body.
The Mission of the HSON s to promote and maintain the highest educational standards of excellence, integrity, and professionalism in nursing, following the American model of nursing education and practice. The School aims to provide learning opportunities that will enable students to develop into competent nurses who respect cultural diversity while coordinating and delivering high quality, compassionate nursing care in Lebanon and the region, guided by ethical principles. The faculty believes education is an interactive process between faculty and students with both taking responsibility for active learning.
The undergraduate and master's programs at the HSON are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). HSON is the first school to be accredited by CCNE outside the US territories
Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (Master of Science)
Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist (Master of Science)
Nursing Administration and Management (Master of Science)
Community and Public Health Nursing (Master of Science)