Here are some of the reasons why students chose NSU.

  • Small class sizes give you one-to-one access to professors.
  • A vibrant campus life includes NCAA Athletics, social and professional organizations, cultural activities, and wellness and fitness.
  • Only highly credentialed professors teach classes - no Teaching Assistants.
  • Prestigious graduate programs in medicine, law, psychology, business, education, pharmacy, dentistry, and more.
  • A diverse student population includes 1200 international students from 116 countries from five continents.
  • State-of-the-art facilities include the latest classroom technology, advanced laboratories, and the best research libraries.
  • Many of NSU graduates go on to earn masters, doctoral or professional degrees at NSU or other universities.
  • Undergraduate students participate in NSU research in fields like medicine, oceanography, cancer, psychology, dentistry and autism.
  • Students build relationships by participating in numerous community events, many held on NSU’s campus.
  • Our beautiful main campus is just minutes from Fort Lauderdale’s beach, South Beach, Las Olas nightlife and the Everglades.

Take the next step in your professional development with an advanced degree from NSU.

Master's

Choose from over 60 master's degrees. Our graduate programs are designed for working professionals and many courses are offered nights, on weekends at our main and off campus locations, and online.

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Doctoral

Reach the pinnacle of your academic career with an advanced degree from NSU. Areas of study include education, business, marine biology, computer and information sciences, school psychology, and nursing.

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Professional

Our prestigious and highly-competitive professional programs are in high demand fields, such as medicine, law, dental medicine, pharmacy, optometry, psychology, audiology, and physical therapy.

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Begin your journey as an undergraduate student at NSU.

Academics

A wide variety of majors and personalized attention from your professors will allow you to really excel in your undergraduate studies.

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Student Life

While academics are your top priority, you have to be wondering what life is like around campus. Get to know the Sharks.

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Admissions and Financial Aid

Applying to college can be overwhelming, but NSU will be with you every step of the way. Learn about the admissions process and financial aid opportunities.

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You’ve earned your degree; now learn how to stay connected with NSU.

Benefits and Services

Free Membership with opportunities to network, participate in discount programs and further your NSU degree.

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Events

Meet and mingle with some of the other 145,000 NSU alumni from around the globe.

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Giving

With your support, we can pursue new opportunities to focus our resources on issues facing our world.

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Once you see our beautiful 314-acre main campus, you'll be hooked.

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