Quality and Flexibility: UCF Online Programs Rank Among Top 10 in Nation by U.S. News for 2024

February 7, 2024 by
Rising in the national rankings, UCF’s faculty-led, innovative online programs position students for success. With a commitment to unleashing the potential of students, UCF offers multiple pathways to earn a high-quality undergraduate or graduate degree, including exceptional online programs developed by expert faculty that offer convenience and flexibility for thousands of students to succeed even while juggling […]

UCF Breaks Ground on Dr. Phillips Nursing Pavilion That Will Help Address Critical Shortage, Strengthen Patient Care

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January 12, 2024 by
UCF anticipates graduating an additional 150 highly qualified, compassionate nurse each year. With the turning of ceremonial dirt Friday, University of Central Florida students, donors and administrators celebrated breaking ground on the transformational Dr. Phillips Nursing Pavilion – a state-of-the-art building that will strengthen patient care by enabling UCF to graduate 150 more highly qualified, […]

UCF Expands Healthcare Partnerships to Prepare Practice-ready Nurses

November 16, 2023 by
Launched this fall, new dedicated education units at Pegasus Partners AdventHealth and Orlando Health are strengthening the front line to improve the health of the community. On any given day in any given Central Florida hospital, it’s typical to see UCF College of Nursing students in their signature black scrubs taking part in clinical education. […]

UCF Recognizes 15 Top Faculty at 2023 Luminary Awards

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October 18, 2023 by
The honor is designed to recognize some of UCF’s brightest stars who shine a positive light on UCF and in their respective fields. UCF College of Nursing faculty member Desiree Díaz is among 15 faculty members who were celebrated for their leadership and the impact they are making in communities, the nation and in the […]

UCF is Highest Ranked in Florida for Innovation by U.S. News, Rise to No. 14 Driven by Research and Student Success Outcomes

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September 18, 2023 by
Only celebrating its 60th anniversary, UCF is an innovative technology and research university producing talent for in-demand fields like nursing and engineering, which are ranked among the nation’s best degree programs. UCF’s Continued Recognition in Innovation UCF continues to be recognized as one of the nation’s top and most innovative universities — rising as an […]

UCF Nursing Expands Faculty Experts for Fall 2023

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August 21, 2023 by
To support increased student enrollment, aided by PIPELINE funding, the College of Nursing has increased its full-time faculty members by 26 percent. When UCF College of Nursing begins the new semester today, there will be many new faces in the hallways and classrooms. Across three UCF campuses in Central Florida, the college will welcome its […]

State Budget Signed, Invests $22M in UCF Nursing

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June 15, 2023 by
The investment by the State of Florida will help UCF College of Nursing grow a Knight nurse workforce to help address the nursing shortage. Today Florida’s governor signed the 2023-24 state budget, which includes more than $22 million in funding for UCF’s College of Nursing to help address the nursing shortage. The state’s investment is […]


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