University of South Florida College of Nursing

The nursing shortage
keeps getting worse

Be a part of the solution

Blaze Your Own Trail with an MSN at USF

Thinking about facing the nursing shortage head-on while boosting your earning potential with an advanced degree? With a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), you’ll be prepared for a variety of new and exciting positions, including non-clinical opportunities in leadership roles, management, administration, jobs in nursing education and healthcare simulation, and more.
With an MSN, you can achieve higher salary, more diverse opportunities, and the honor of mentoring the next great generation of nurses. Most importantly, you’ll be filling a critical void in our healthcare system that keeps our nation running strong. There are plenty of options to choose from when selecting a school.
So why choose USF to earn your MSN?
We can think of several great reasons…

Nationally Renowned and Recognized

Ranked among the best nursing graduate programs

#24 Stat

Among All Institutions

#16 Stat

Among Public Institutions

#1 Stat

Among Public Florida Institutions

The lowest tuition in the state

Do more good, for less

We understand how the decision to extend your nursing education often comes down to cost. Here’s some good news. Thanks to alternative funding sources, the USF College of Nursing offers students the lowest tuition of all major Florida nursing programs.

The best staff and facilities + the lowest tuition = the best nursing value in the state.

Schedule a session with a Nursing Admissions
Advisor and let us tell you more

tailored learning

Personalized attention
and support

Tailored learning just for you

Each nurse has a different set of goals, hopes and dreams. One-size-fits-all education doesn’t work. At the USF College of Nursing, all of our nursing programs are highly customized to each individual student. Each student gets their own academic advisor and class sizes are kept small to offer a more intimate, hands-on learning experience.

Care where it’s needed most

Prioritizing community health

Whether it’s supporting underserved populations on our Mo-Bull Nurse Medical Clinic or caring for the health and wellness of seafarers at the Port of Tampa, our partnerships with several key community organizations offer you multiple pipelines to nursing practice. Best of all, it provides our community with vital, lifesaving care.
Prioritizing community health
Partnerships with Florida’s top hospitals

Partnerships with
Florida’s top hospitals

Get a head-start on your new career

Moffit Cancer Center, Tampa General Hospital, Johns Hopkins All Children Hospital, and more—to help launch your new career, the USF College of Nursing has extensive, long-standing relationships and pipelines with some of the best hospitals and health care systems in the world.

Schedule a session with a Nursing Admissions
Advisor and let us tell you more

State-of-the-art simulation

Our growth is your opportunity

Thanks to nearly $40 million of recently approved state funding, the USF College of Nursing is rapidly expanding its footprint. With new simulation space, better classrooms, and more advanced simulations. Already named the fastest-rising university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, the future of USF is getting brighter every day.

MSN degree details

Concentrations and credits

The University of South Florida College of Nursing’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is a graduate-level program suited for students who have a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Master’s concentrations are available in the following areas:

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Trailblazing nurses

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University of South Florida College of Nursing
College of Nursing

12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd
MDC Box 22
Tampa, FL 33612

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