New Degree Programs

Combine Nursing With AI And Biomedical Engineering

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Older Adults Need More Than

Knowledge And Clichès To Stay Active

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Breastfeeding Status And Duration Impact

Postparium Depression Risk

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FAU Community Health Center

Receives HRSA Federal Designation

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FAU Launches New Second-degree

Working Professionals Second Degree - Part Time (BSN)

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College of Nursing Undergraduate Program

Achieves U.S. News and World Report Ranking

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Our Stories

We all have a story to tell … a message to inspire others. Meet some of the students, faculty and alumni who are part of the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing family.

Marybeth Peña

Marybeth Peña

Master’s Degree in Advanced Holistic Nursing

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Mary Ann Leavitt

Mary Ann Leavitt

PhD, RN, CCRN-K, CHFN-K

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Caring is a Science, and we study it.
Caring is an Art, and we practice.
Caring is a Way of Being, and we live it.
Dean's Message

“Our students and faculty are improving the lives of patients in our communities and helping to make the world a better place—one patient, project, partner and community at a time.” – Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing Dean Safiya George, PhD, APRN-BC, FAANP

College of Nursing News

Cat's Meow: Robotic Pet Boosts Mood, Cognition in Adults with ...
Cat's Meow: Robotic Pet Boosts Mood, Cognition in Adults with Dementia

FAU nursing researchers tested the effectiveness of affordable, interactive robotic pet cats to improve mood, behavior and cognition in older adults with mild to moderate dementia.

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Nurse, Heal Thyself - Spiritual Practices in the Midst of ...
Nurse, Heal Thyself - Spiritual Practices in the Midst of a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has been especially challenging for nurses. FAU Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing researchers explored the use of spirituality and religion in nurses on the frontline.

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Community Health Center Honored for Services Assisting Minority Women
Community Health Center Honored for Services Assisting Minority Women

FAU/Northwest Community Health Alliance's Community Health Center, operated by FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, and the West Palm Beach YWCA received the "2021 Community Collaborators Award."

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Breastfeeding Status and Duration Impact Postpartum Depression Risk
Breastfeeding Status and Duration Impact Postpartum Depression Risk

A nursing study is the first to examine current breastfeeding status in association with postpartum depression risk in a dataset of 29,685 American women, revealing the significant benefits of breastfeeding.

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College of Nursing By the Numbers

The baccalaureate, master’s and DNP programs at Florida Atlantic University’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

1,370

Enrolled
Students

#11

Best Online Master's in
Nursing Administration Programs by U.S.
News & World Report

2021

95.90%

NCLEX
Pass Rate
2020

100%

AGNP Certification
Pass Rate
2020