Are you ready for them?
Healthcare is in rapid change, requiring a new generation of medical professionals to be more nimble, more agile, and even more adaptable to the needs of patients, administration and legislation. Through the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health, our students graduate to fulfill careers in exercise science and community health, health sciences and administration, medical laboratory sciences, psychology, public health, nursing and physical therapy.
Whether you’re seeking the next BSN, RN, PT, PTA, nutritionist or other health science professional—our graduates are ready to tackle the next big challenges facing their disciplines.
At the University of West Florida’s Office of Career Development and Community Engagement—formerly Career Services—we’re connecting healthcare employers to the next generation of uniquely qualified health science professionals.Find your Perfect Health Professional
Students and graduates from the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health aren’t just adapting to the changes in healthcare, they’re transforming the healthcare landscape itself, with programs often ranking in the top 10, 15 and 50 lists of colleges in the state and nation for quality of education.
NCLEX pass rate in 2017 was 98.81%
UWF nursing graduates achieved a 98.81% pass rate on the NCLEX administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing— higher than the national average pass rate of 87.11%.
No. 8 in the “10 Best Colleges for Nursing Majors in Florida”
Usha Kundu, MD College of Health ranked No. 8 in the “10 Best Colleges for Nursing Majors in Florida” by Zippia.com (2017)
No. 3 for “Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Health Sciences & Nutrition”
UWF was ranked No. 3 for “Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Health Sciences & Nutrition” by BestDegreePrograms.org (2017).
iHire UWF because the graduates receive a stellar education from all the departments at the university. Our close working relationship with UWF really lends itself to the overwhelming confidence that we are all striving for excellence.Marvic Goodspeed, Director of Nursing, Lakeview Center
Discover what many healthcare-related organizations already know about what UWF graduates have to offer. Isn’t it time for you to discover your perfect match? Schedule an employer consult.
Think qualified graduates don’t exist? Think again. The right candidate is closer than you think. We invite you to connect with us, and our graduates. We’ll work with you to provide hands-on, face-to-face opportunities that connect you to graduates ready join your team.
Join us at any of our regularly-scheduled events and programs, or let’s talk to find out the best way to find your perfect match.
Healthcare Professions Fair
Maximize your recruiting potential with this event hosted in collaboration with the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health. Connect with health-focused students and faculty on co-op, full-time, internship and other career opportunities.
Employers can connect directly with students in one of our program-specific panel discussions where they can share their knowledge and expertise with future graduates.
Meet and Greets
Our office works closely with you to develop your own 2-3 hour on-campus event that strategically markets your company and offerings to a campus of over 12,000 students.
Employers have the opportunity to create on-site visits and tours of their offices where students can meet your staff while learning of potential hiring opportunities.