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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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Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 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 (

National Strength and Coaching Association 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.

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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.

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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.

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State-of-the-Art 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.

Centers and Institutes

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

Questions? Contact

Rose Pagano

Executive Assistant to the Dean

Dr. Linda Comer

Dean of The Ann Blanton Edwards School of Nursing and Health Sciences and The Keith R. Berend Endowed Chair of Nursing

Elizabeth "Beth Ann" Noles

FSC Clinical Placement


Linda Metts

Administrative Assistant
EXS Program


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