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New nursing programs

New Master's Degree Tracks and Certificates to Address Shortages of Nurses, Nursing Faculty

Programs are scheduled to launch in fall 2020 and January 2021.

Jean and Sal Campisi, Sr., Academic Center for Physical Therapy

FSC Dedicates Jean and Sal Campisi, Sr., Academic Center for Physical Therapy

Florida Southern's School of Physical Therapy, Jean and Sal Campisi, Sr., Academic Center is located in Lakeland’s Dixieland Historic District.

Dr. Nancy Nuzzo, Dr. Prisca Collins, and Dr. Maria Torres-Palsa

Community-Based Grant Awarded to FSC's School of Physical Therapy

Grant will fund local outreach providing physical therapy services, promoting health and wellness.

professor teaching

FSC’s School of Physical Therapy Embraces Innovations

Program aims to enhance learning with state-of-the-art technology

School of Physical Therapy

School of Physical Therapy Granted Accreditation Candidacy

Florida Southern's DPT program will begin classes in Fall 2019 and each class in the doctoral program will accept up to 36 students.

Nursing students at Florida Southern College

FSC Nursing Graduates Earn 100 Percent in RN Licensure Exam

Class of 2018 students in FSC’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program earned a 100 percent pass rate on the national licensure exam.

professor working with student

The need for physical therapists in Polk County is particularly acute.

Florida Southern sees more growth on the horizon as the school is adding a Doctor of nursing and Master of psychology.

artist rendition of new DPT building

FSC To Launch Doctor Of Physical Therapy Program

In response to an overwhelming regional need, Florida Southern College is launching a new doctor of physical therapy program that will supply highly trained physical therapists to healthcare facilities in central Florida and beyond each year.