"Nurses dispense comfort, compassion and caring without even a prescription." - Unknown

Is the nursing program right for you?

Do you enjoy working with people? Do you feel a strong urge to help others? Are you interested in a career in the medical field? If you answered yes, nursing may be right for you. This field demands passion for helping people and serving as a lifeline for someone who may need support. 

USFSM will offer an accelerated second bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) beginning Spring 2020, and accepted students will complete the degree in May 2021. Applications for the first cohort will be accepted from Aug. 2–Oct. 4.

Visit https://health.usf.edu/nursing/undergraduate/programs/second-degree for details about the accelerated second bachelor's degree in nursing.

Courses will be offered on the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus, and students will have the opportunity to collaborate with professionals in the field through USFSM's partnerships with the Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and the Manatee Memorial Hospital.

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