Holy Names University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(510) 436-1000 

Admissions Office Address

3500 Mountain Blvd, Oakland, California 94619-1699 

Admissions Website

http://www.hnu.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Neither required nor recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Recommended

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Masters
Bachelors
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

44

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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  • L
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Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Corporate Communications
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General

Business Writing

Business/Corporate Communications

Christian Counseling

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
Pastoral Studies/Counseling

Communications

Business/Corporate Communications
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Counseling

Counseling Psychology
Pastoral Studies/Counseling

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Criminology

Criminology

Education

Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Music Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General

Educational Leadership

Urban Education and Leadership

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General

ESL

Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Finance

Finance, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Forensic Psychology

Forensic Psychology

Healthcare

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Administration
Pre-Nursing Studies
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

History

History, General

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Human Services, General

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce

Language

Spanish Language and Literature

Liberal Arts

Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

MSN

Nursing Administration

Music

Music Pedagogy
Music Performance, General
Music, General

Nurse Practitioner

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Administration
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing

Nursing

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Administration
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
Counseling Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
Psychology, General

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
Counseling Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
Psychology, General

Sociology

Sociology

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
Special Education and Teaching, General

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Teaching

Elementary Education and Teaching
Music Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
Pastoral Studies/Counseling

Writing

Creative Writing