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Professional Programs Listing

NSU prides itself on providing rigorous and highly competitive professional programs in a variety of in demand fields including Medicine (D.O. and M.D.), Optometry, Dental Medicine, Law, Clinical Psychology, Speech-Language Pathology and Physical Therapy.

Our programs offer traditional, in-class learning experiences in combination with extensive practical analysis, case based interactive learning and cutting-edge clinical lab training. Our professional school graduates are well prepared for their future careers and sought after by employers across the nation.

Learn more about our professional degrees:


  • NSU has two of the most selective dental and osteopathic medicine schools in the United States.
  • 1 of 10 Psy.D. in School Psychology programs in the nation accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.
  • NSU’s Oceanographic Campus is home to the only research facility in the nation dedicated to coral reef ecosystem research.
  • NSU boasts the only College of Optometry in the state of Florida.
  • Since 2012, NSU has graduated over 18,300 healthcare professionals. These figures include 1,852 physicians, 4,124 nurses, 1,928 physician assistants, 1,846 pharmacists, and 1000 dentists.
  • NSU’s family therapy program graduates have a 100% job placement rate.
  • Opportunities for research, clinical experience and practicums
  • State-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology
  • World-class faculty with real world experience and first-hand knowledge.


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