College of Nursing

Where Nursing Trailblazers Belong
USF Health Nursing School ranked Best Grad School by U.S. News & World Report for Master's.   USF Health Nursing School ranked Best Grad School by U.S. News & World Report for Doctor of Nursing Practice.

Preparing the Nurses of Tomorrow

Welcome to the University of South Florida's premier nursing program, the USF Health College of Nursing.

In all that we do every day, our goal is to employ the core values of excellence, innovation, inclusion, and respect to educate future nurses, advance nursing science, and implement evidence-based clinical practice to improve health and wellness. Our faculty and staff promote interdisciplinary research collaborations, and we partner with a wide range of clinical practices and heath care facilities. [READ MORE]

College of Nursing News

College of Nursing Instructor Dr. Marc Rosales has touched many lives throughout his career as a nurse and nurse educator. It’s an accomplishment he feels most proud of, with one memory standing out in particular. “In my first year as a nurse, I cared for a young man newly diagnosed with HIV. The di … [read more]
Stephanie Marhefka, PhD, remembers going through her college years unsure what her career path would be, knowing only that she wanted to make a difference. Then, one day in the 1990s, while pursuing a PhD in clinical and health psychology from the University of Florida, she was presented with an opp … [read more]
Dr. Constance Visovsky remembers the time when she was a young instructor and doctoral student teaching at Case Western Reserve University and an undergraduate student of hers conducting physical assessments at the VA hospital came to her with a problem. The student was embarrassed, explaining that … [read more]
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