An Ocean of Opportunities

The heart and soul of Nova Southeastern University is our academic power. The university has earned national and international rankings for the quality of its 150+ degree programs.

Few other universities span NSU’s range of education on a single campus: An award-winning early childhood education center. A respected college prep school. Innovative undergraduate degree programs with clear paths to a master’s, doctorate or career. Respected graduate and professional programs in law, medicine, nursing, dentistry, business, oceanography, psychology, education, computer and information sciences and more. It’s all here.

150 Degree Programs. 80 Degree Winters.

In today’s competitive world, you need an edge. Whether you’re interested in a career in business, health care, education, computer science or just about any other field, you’ll get that edge at NSU. How? With the help of professors who care and an experiential learning portfolio to showcase all the real-world skills you’ll gain as a Shark.

Explore All Degrees

50+ Bachelor’s Degree Programs

Undergraduate majors range from Accounting to Theatre, and all classes are taught by highly credentialed professors.

14+ Schools and Colleges

Our prestigious colleges, schools and centers offer a full range of academic programs in medicine, law, psychology, business, education, pharmacy, dentistry and more.

30+ Dual Admission Programs

Reserve your seat in one of NSU’s graduate or professional programs, including one of the nation's most-applied-to dental schools.

Undergraduate Research Focus

Participate in NSU research in fields such as medicine, oceanography, oncology, psychology, dentistry and autism studies. It’s rare to find undergrad research opportunities like these.

"If you're looking for small classroom sizes, a little bit more one-on-one between instructor and student and hands-on experience ... this is the place for you.


Still Deciding on a Major?

See how your interests align with degree programs at NSU.

If you know what you enjoy studying in school but aren’t sure what major is right for you, this is a great place to start. We’ll guide you through NSU’s programs to help you find one that fits your interests and goals.

No matter which program you choose, you’ll have the support and tools to succeed.

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Graduate Programs & Beyond

Premier Programs

Future-focused options for driven students.

NSU’s Premier Programs are designed for the next generation of leaders and change agents. Most of these prestigious programs include generous scholarships and many other benefits.

If your student is motivated and career-oriented, a Premier Program could help them accelerate their success. And since every program offers a scholarship, they can focus more on making the most of college and less on how to pay for it.

Dual Admission

Reserve your seat in one of NSU's graduate or professional programs while you earn your bachelor's degree.

The Fischler Academy

You'll earn a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in education in just four years, and you're guaranteed a job.

Huizenga Business Innovation Academy

Earn your bachelor's degree and an M.B.A. in just four years, and NSU will invest up to $21K in your start-up when you graduate.

Razor's Edge Scholars

This four-year residential program gives you unique hands-on experiences both inside the classroom and beyond.

Presidential Scholars

This prestigious scholarship opportunity is based on outstanding academic achievement and covers up to full tuition.

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Find Your Faculty Mentor at NSU

Learn from experts who invest in your success.

NSU’s academic power is brought to you by exceptional, always-accessible faculty members who are committed to your success. They maintain an open-door policy when it comes to helping you. With support from NSU—in the classroom, research lab and elsewhere—they’re able to take you on an academic exploration. What you learn is always grounded in real-world experience and focused on outcomes.

Classes are small, so your professors get to know you, your strengths and the areas where you may need a little extra help. And since our faculty members are active in their fields, both in research and with professional connections, you’ll learn from the people who not only know the real world but are also helping to shape it.

"My professor, Dr. Hirons, convinced me I was smart enough and had the work ethic to study veterinary science. Under her mentorship, I've basically been planning my whole future."


"I started an internship with Passions Hard Rock Casino that I got because of my work with Mako Radio (Radio X) at NSU.."


Practice Makes Perfect

Stand out from the rest with your experience—and your portfolio.

At NSU, you’ll find a world of hands-on opportunities to enrich your academic life and reach your professional and personal goals. You’ll find these opportunities in your classes, internships, research labs and even the clubs and organizations you join. As you gain experience and new skills, you’ll add more to your Experiential Education and Learning (ExEL) portfolio—a resume-boosting tool that can give you an edge in your future job or grad school interviews.

Classes are small, so your professors get to know you, your strengths and the areas where you may need a little extra help. And since our faculty members are active in their fields, both in research and with professional connections, you’ll learn from the people who not only know the real world but are also helping to shape it.

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Undergraduate Student Outcome Survey Highlights

Enter the professional world as a force of nature. Join fellow Sharks in pursuing advanced degrees and careers across the globe and 30+ states. The sky's the limit for NSU grads.

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Let’s Make Plans

Your advisers will help you plan your path and reach your goals.

Navigating college and your future career on your own can get overwhelming. At NSU, we are here with you every step of the way. You’ll have official advisers—an academic adviser for your classes and a career coach to plan for your future—as well as your professors. They’re excellent mentors who know your strengths and enjoy sharing their expertise and connections.

Career Support

Career coaches help students plan their paths.

Academic Advising

Academic advisers help students stay on track.

First-Year Experience

This class helps students make the most of their time at NSU.