Online Graduate Nursing Program

Soars to no. 7 in National Rankings

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FAU Nurses

Share their Thoughts and Feelings During This Time of Crisis

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FAU Offers New

‘Dermatology NP Post-Graduate Certificate Program’

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FAU Receives Grant

To Study Health Effects of Harmful Algal Blooms

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FAU Awarded

$5.3 Million To Detect Cognitive Change In Older Drivers

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FAU Receives

NIH Grant To Enhance Social Engagement In Older Adults

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FAU Launches New Second-degree

Working Professionals Second Degree - Part Time (BSN)

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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.

Dawn Hawthorne

Dawn Hawthorne

PhD, Assistant Professor, RN to BSN Coordinator

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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

FAU Receives Grant to Study Health Effects of Harmful Algal ...
FAU Receives Grant to Study Health Effects of Harmful Algal Blooms

A Florida Department of Health grant will help FAU researchers to evaluate health effects of exposure to harmful algal blooms in Florida and possible increased susceptibility in those infected with COVID-19.

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FAU Shatters Research Funding Record for First Quarter of Fiscal ...
FAU Shatters Research Funding Record for First Quarter of Fiscal Year

FAU saw a whopping 92 percent increase in research funding in the first three months of fiscal year 2020-2021 compared to the same timeframe in 2019-2020.

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FAU Receives NIH Grant to Enhance Social Engagement in Older ...
FAU Receives NIH Grant to Enhance Social Engagement in Older Adults

FAU neuroscience, physics and nursing researchers have received a grant from the National Institute of Aging to test a mathematical model designed to optimize social and physical engagement in older adults.

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FAU Offers New 'Dermatology NP Post-graduate Certificate Program'
FAU Offers New 'Dermatology NP Post-graduate Certificate Program'

The Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has launched a new certificate program for nurse practitioners to enable them to provide high-quality, holistic care for their patients with dermatological conditions.

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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.

1,429

Enrolled
Students

#7

Best Online Graduate Programs by U.S. News & World Report

100%

NCLEX
Pass Rate
2020

100%

AGNP Certification
Pass Rate
2019