Fort Myers School of Nursing Campus

9160 Forum Corporate Parkway, Suite 100, Fort Myers, Florida 33905
239-477-2100

Welcome to the Fort Myers School of Nursing!

Rasmussen University is proud to be part of the rich history along the Caloosahatchee River. We offer a wide variety of learning options across six Florida campuses, including here in Fort Myers.

Be part of the growing economy on Florida’s west coast with our real-world, hands-on programs that prepare you to become an experienced and knowledgeable nurse. Start or advance your nursing education from the #1 educator of Associate's degree in Nursing (ADN) graduates in the country.7 We are also proud to be the #1 educator of Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Registered Nurses (RNs) in Florida in 2020.12

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Fort Myers School of Nursing

Address
9160 Forum Corporate Parkway
Suite 100
Fort Myers, Florida 33905

Phone
239-477-2100

Fax
239-477-2101

Hours
M–Th: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
F: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
SA: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SU: Closed

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Fort Myers School of Nursing Campus

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Fort Myers classroom interior
Fort Myers classroom interior

Your Future as a Nurse in Florida

Nursing Careers Are Located in Fort Myers

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$70,8503 Mean annual wage of RNs in the Fort Myers area (2020)

$44,5703 Mean annual wage of LPNs in the Fort Myers area (2020)

+14,0004 Projected annual job openings for RNs in Florida (2018–2028)

^16%4 Projected RN job growth in Florida (2018–2028)

How to Become a Nurse in Florida: Your 7-Step Guide

If you've started any research, you realize there's a lot that goes into the process. To make it less overwhelming, we're breaking it down into smaller steps. By the time you reach the end of this article, you'll have a much better handle on what it takes to become a nurse in Fort Myers.

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Nursing Programs at Our Fort Myers Campus

We have a variety of nursing options at our Fort Myers campus, from Diplomas to Associate’s, BSN, RN to BSN, MSN and DNP degrees.

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  • Practical Nursing - Diploma
    • Fort Myers on-campus and online classes
    • Field experience
    • Self-directed assessments (optional)

    Our Practical Nursing program can help you take the first step toward becoming a nurse and prepare for an in-demand role as an LPN. You’ll get set for the NCLEX-PN®5 exam in a small class size with a big support system. Develop real-world skills while you earn your degree and seek LPN licensure.

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  • Professional Nursing - Associate's Degree (ADN/RN)
    • Fort Myers on-campus and online classes
    • Field experience
    • Self-directed assessments (optional)

    For students just entering the field or advancing from an LPN to an RN. This program prepares you to sit for the NCLEX-RN®6 exam and to be a registered nurse (RN). You’ll receive immersive, hands-on training in a range of clinical settings. Getting started starts right here.

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  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) - Bachelor's Degree
    • Fort Myers on-campus and online classes
    • Field experience
    • Self-directed assessments (optional)

    Our standard entry option is for students without a Bachelor's degree, and our accelerated second-degree entry option is for students with a Bachelor's degree who want to make a career change into nursing. Our BSN offers robust support, tutoring assistance and small interactive classes to help you earn the licensure you need to become a BSN-credentialed RN.

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  • RN to BSN - Bachelor's Degree
    • Online classes
    • Practicum experience in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    Perhaps you are already a licensed RN, one who wants to continue onward and upward. You can broaden your skills with a BSN degree built around strategic leadership and best practices. It’s a program that fits flexibly into your busy life. And it positions you to seek leadership roles at your next level.

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  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Master's Degree
    • Online classes
    • Practicum experience in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    For nurses ready to seek leadership roles. You’ll prepare to lead, take on more responsibility and seek new career growth. Our MSN program features three specializations: Nursing Leadership and Administration, Nursing Education, and Healthcare Technology, Simulation and Informatics. Through online learning and in-person practicum experiences, you’ll hone your skills at a higher level.

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  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - Doctoral Degree
    • Online classes
    • Practicum experience in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    For nurses called to lead at the highest levels in healthcare and public health and policy. You’ll be guided by distinguished nurse faculty who are invested in your success and your future as a leader. Choose from two specializations: Executive Leadership or Public Health and Policy.

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Nursing Information Sessions at the Fort Myers Campus

Still have questions about Nursing and our Fort Myers campus? Join us for an upcoming nursing information session on campus or online. There’s nothing like a firsthand view to see what separates Rasmussen University from other nursing schools. Our admissions advisors are ready to answer your questions and help make your admissions process smooth.

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Campus Updates

Fort Myers School of Nursing Campus News and Events

  1. 123 successful NCLEX-PN® attempts in FL in 2020 were from Rasmussen University graduates.
  2. 857 successful NCLEX-RN® attempts in FL in 2020 were from Rasmussen University graduates.
  3. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data, May 2020 and accessed July 27, 2021] https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes_15980.htm. BLS salary data represents averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions may vary.

  4. Labor Market Employment Outlook Statistics reported through CareerOneStop, [employment information accessed July 27, 2021] https://www.careeronestop.org/Toolkit/StateAndLocal/ProjectedEmployment.aspx?soccode= 291141&location=fl. Projected Annual Job Openings in Florida for the occupation listed refers to the average annual job openings due to growth and net replacement.
  5. NCLEX-PN is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
  6. NCLEX-RN is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
  7. According to Associate Degree Registered Nurse conferrals from 2016–2019 as reported in IPEDS.
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