Nova Southeastern University Graduate Program Reviews

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(4.05 out of 5.0)
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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AOA
  • Programmatic Accreditation: CEPH
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Large
  • Student Population: 21,625 (4,295 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 39% part-time, 61% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $20,419
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5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2000

Nova provides a face-to-face environment with the least amount of disruption to the work week as the classes take place on Saturday. The university also offers online classes, which made it possible for me to complete my master's at a much quicker pace. Also an advantage is that it offers trimesters rather than semesters. Do not be fooled, however, as the courses are equally rigorous. You will be responsible for the equal amount of content. My adviser was wonderful and was key in my obtaining my first administrative position. This degree has opened many doors for me. Excellent choice.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Instructional Technology
Graduation Year: 2020

The Instructional Design Technology and Distance Education doctoral degree is an all online degree. Very intense. Lots and reading and trying to figure out software on your own. Professors provide a lot of resources but you have to have ample time to do research and reading and learning how to used various software.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Physician Assistant
Graduation Year: 2019

I will be starting this program in May, but I already have great things to say. Everyone that I have met has been beyond helpful. I am never afraid to call or email with a question and they are always answered in a timely manner. I have also heard great things about the school from many different sources, which excites me even more. Having connections with schools that have positive reviews are so important especially when trying to find a job. The professors were very nice, smart, and decimated when I met them at my interview, which will aide in being a successful student.
4.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Physician Assistant
Graduation Year: 2017

The physician assistant program and Nova Southeastern University provided me with a great foundation to start my career as a PA. Although rigorous, the professors challenge students with medical knowledge and have incredible expectations. The campus is very well maintained and extremely safe. The university is flexible with parking for students that live off campus. The facilities are well kept and always provide students with a great environment for learning. I highly recommend this degree and university for all those who are considering applying!
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Forensic Psychology
Graduation Year: 2018

Nova Southeastern is one of the few schools with a graduate program in Forensic Psychology. It is also one of the only programs with the option for online studies. This is a great opportunity for students who wish to pursue their education while continuing with career and family commitments. The Forensic Psychology program is challenging and career focused. Professors are knowledgeable with both education but experience as well, which is extremely helpful. Each professor comes from a varied background, so they are able to provide unique, real life experience within the curriculum.
3.2 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2009

College is what you make it. It is a useful tool in preparing you for a career.
4.4 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2011

NSU has a rigorous online program that prepares students for the next steps in their careers.
3.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2015

Nova Southeastern offered an excellent MBA program in the specific field that I was looking to pursue. Sales Management is not a common field of study, and for Nova to offer it alongside a marketing MBA program as well, was a dream come true for me! I also love to online option, and had some truly amazing profesesors along the way.
3.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Computer Science
Graduation Year: 2009

I enrolled in an online program, and the program was well thought out and planned. The classes were structured well and the instructors were helpful. I thought it was a good school.
3.8 out of 5.0
Degree: Technology Management
Graduation Year: 2007

Great online program. Easy to follow and enhances your learning as a teacher.
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