Explore health & nursing careers

You're in the right place if you're interested in any of the programs in the College's Nursing and Health Sciences Institute. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations related to health care are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010 and 2020. Education at Eastern Florida State college includes hands-on clinical experience so graduates are prepared for the job market.

Choose a program from the list below and start exploring.

Please Note: Beginning in January 2017, several programs will be moving to a new building on the Melbourne Campus. The list includes programs with careers practiced primarily in a hospital-based setting. Those programs moving to Melbourne are marked with an *

Nursing & Health Sciences Programs


Nursing and Health Sciences Admissions & Advising, Cocoa Campus
1519 Clearlake Rd, Bldg 20, Rm 211
Cocoa, FL 32922
Phone: 321-433-7575
Fax: 321-433-7579

Cocoa Campus Health Science Admissions and Advising Office Hours:
8 AM - 5 PM, Monday - Thursday

Melbourne Campus Health Science Advising Hours:
8 AM - 5 PM, Mondays ONLY, by appointment ONLY. Due to peak registration, walk-in students may not be seen on Mondays at the Melbourne Campus.

To schedule a Health Science Advising Appointment, use the link below.
Request Advising Appointment
If you have not received a response within two business days, please check your email's spam folder.


Dean's Message

Paulette Howell

Dr. Paulette Howell

Dean, Nursing & Health Sciences Institute

"EFSC is a great place for you to learn and grow as a healthcare professional. Whether you're pursuing a certificate, an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in health care, you will find what you are looking for here. Take a look at our programs and contact us for more information. Begin your ‘happily ever after’ …today."