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Ann Blanton Edwards
School of Nursing
And Health Sciences

Florida Southern Provides a Quality, Personalized Learning Experience and Exceptional Faculty.

Whether you are just entering a health care profession or advancing your career, Florida Southern has a program to meet your individual needs.
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CCNE Accredited

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Florida Southern College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

NSCA Recognized

Florida Southern College’s Exercise Science program is recognized and distinguished by the National Strength and Coaching Association.


The Highest Standards of Education

Preparing health professionals to provide quality care for diverse populations.

Nursing Faculty Expertise

The effectiveness of our faculty to teach and inspire our students is based on the fact that we understand the ever-changing requirements for success facing health care professionals.
Meet our Faculty

Clinical Experience

Hands-on practical experiences begin right away, so you can apply theoretical knowledge early as a foundation for later learning. Internships and clinical work occur in diverse settings across central Florida.

State-of-the-Art Nursing Facilities

Students work with patient simulators in the treatment simulation laboratory in the Blanton Nursing Building, a 8,600 square-foot, high-tech facility featuring wireless classrooms, a technologically advanced nursing skills lab, and student lounges.

Our Programs





Academic Centers

Florida Southern College is dedicated to expanding the scope of academic knowledge and community engagement through our centers, institutes, and lecture series.

Rose Pagano Rose Pagano

Executive Assistant to the Dean


Linda Metts Linda Metts

Administrative Assistant

EXS Program


Graduate Nursing Building Graduate Nursing Building


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