Nova Southeastern University

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Private university with its main campus in Davie, Florida

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About Nova Southeastern University

According to Wikipedia, Nova Southeastern University is a private research university with its main campus in Davie, Florida. The university consists of 18 total colleges, centers, and schools offering over 150 programs of study. The university offers professional degrees in the social sciences, law, business, osteopathic medicine, allopathic medicine, allied health, pharmacy, dentistry, optometry, physical therapy, education, occupational therapy, and nursing. As of 2019, 20,576 students were enrolled at Nova Southeastern University, with more than 170,000 alumni. With a main campus located on 314 acres in Davie, Florida, NSU operates additional campuses in Dania Beach, North Miami Beach, Tampa, Florida, and centers throughout the state of Florida.

Nova Southeastern University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
13,727 76% 62% 1175 24

How Much Does Nova Southeastern University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $19,544
30K - 48K $19,965
48K - 75K $25,060
75K - 110K $26,559
110K+ $28,915

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Nova Southeastern University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Nova Southeastern University, then you can expect to earn an average of $55,600 per year. You also have a 86% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Nova Southeastern University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
13,521 5,539 7,982

Where is Nova Southeastern University?

Nova Southeastern University is located at 3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale FL 33314-7796

How Safe is Nova Southeastern University?

Fort Lauderdale has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Nova Southeastern University Known For?

Nova Southeastern University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Nova Southeastern University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Nova Southeastern University's Most Influential Alumni?

Nova Southeastern University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Psychology, and Anthropology. Here are some of Nova Southeastern University's most famous alumni:

John E. Douglas
An American criminal profiler.
Cathy Areu
An American author/journalist/frequent news analyst.
Ivy Dumont
A Governor-General of the Bahamas.
George Zoley
A Founder of the GEO Group.
Geisha Williams
A Businessman.
Megan Squire
A Computer scientist.
Kristine Lefebvre
An American lawyer.
Olivia Peguero
Olivia Peguero
A Painter and Sculptor.
Syra Madad
An American pathogen preparedness expert.
Alex Flinn
An American children's writer.
Joe W. Aguillard
An Eighth former president of the Southern Baptist-affiliated Louisiana College.
Yale Galanter
An American lawyer.