Located on a beautiful 240-acre campus overlooking the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, FL, Jacksonville University is a traditional, accredited, long-standing university with an outstanding faculty and unparalleled academics. Consistently ranked among America’s best colleges by U.S. News & World Report, JU offers some of the largest online nursing degree programs in the country and is recognized as one of the nation’s foremost teaching institutions.
Jacksonville University’s nationally recognized faculty members have won prestigious awards from the Carnegie Foundation, as well as honors such as U.S. Professor of the Year, Florida Professor of the Year and more. In fact, Jacksonville University is consistently named one of America’s best colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
With 19 NCAA varsity sports programs that compete in the Atlantic Sun Conference and the Pioneer Football League, Jacksonville University gives its students and supporters plenty to cheer about. The Dolphins have achieved impressive results, most notably a Pioneer Football League championship and Atlantic Sun Conference championship in men’s soccer. Jacksonville University sets the standard for excellence on and off the field. View the latest news about the Dolphins.
Founded more than 80 years ago, Jacksonville University has more than 20,000 alumni. With students from 44 states and 55 foreign countries, the university offers seven bachelor’s degrees in more than 70 areas. Online programs include: RN to BSN, RN to MSN, MSN, MS in Health Informatics and a Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing Informatics. JU offers on-campus graduate programs including the Master of Arts in Teaching, the Master of Business Administration and the Executive Master of Business Administration. Jacksonville University also offers a Family Nurse Practitioner degree with an Emergency Nurse Practitioner specialization and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree.
The Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences is focused on preparing students to join a workforce community of healthcare professionals who provide exemplary service and care to a diverse population of individuals. Its faculty and staff are innovative, creative and engaged in advancing the knowledge and skills needed to improve the delivery of health and human services. Within the College of Healthcare Sciences, JU offers the following degrees and certificate programs: