School of Health Professions

Welcome to the School of Health Professions at Florida SouthWestern State College!

We offer many affordable and exceptional academic, cultural and workforce opportunities for students who want to pursue a career in the rewarding fields of health care and social and human services. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations related to health care and social assistance are projected to not only grow most rapidly but also create about 45 percent of all projected job gains in from 2022 to 2032. Education and training in these fields will need postsecondary education for entry into the occupation.


The mission of the School of Health Professions at Florida SouthWestern State College is to deliver high-quality, innovative, evidence-based, and patient-centered healthcare and social and human services education. Our programs strive to engage students in a supportive environment that productively transforms their lives and promotes critical thinking, academic research, and clinically-based competencies. The School of Health Professions prepares students to join the health care and the social and human services workforce within the communities we serve.


The vision of the School of Health Professions at Florida SouthWestern State College is to acknowledge and expand the vast interdisciplinary expertise of its’ programs to be disseminated among program graduates within the health care and social and human services communities they serve.

Programs Offered

Discover the gateway to an exciting future in health professions at FSW School of Health Professions. There are endless possibilities with our array of dynamic programs. From baccalaureate Bachelor of Science degrees to specialized certificates, our offerings span across multiple healthcare and social and human services disciplines, available both on-campus and online. Step into our renowned Healthcare Training and Simulation Center, a cutting-edge facility that sets the stage for engaging and immersive learning experiences. Here, alongside dedicated faculty and staff, you'll explore hands-on training that mirrors real-world scenarios, preparing you to excel in your chosen profession. At FSW, we're not just educators; we're community leaders. Engage with us on local, national, and international levels as we actively contribute to shaping the future of healthcare. Our graduates are highly successful on credentialing examinations. With an impressive track record of success, our students seamlessly transition into rewarding careers upon graduation. Explore our various academic programs and uncover the unique opportunities that await within each discipline. Join us at Florida SouthWestern State College School of Health Professions and embark on unparalleled education and growth. Your future in healthcare or in social and human services begins here.