School of Health Sciences

Educating healthcare professionals

The School of Health Sciences at Francis Marion University strives to provide the highest quality baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degree programs that educate healthcare professionals from the Pee Dee Region, the state of South Carolina, and beyond who will provide quality care to diverse patients and families.

Read more about our programs in the Dean’s Welcome Address, or explore any individual program using the links below.



School of Health Sciences

Read more about our mission and program accreditation.

Faculty & Staff

School of Health Sciences

Explore our dedicated team of professionals committed to serving you.


School of Health Sciences

Discover opportunities for scholarships and financial aid.

Health Sciences Facilities

FMU’s School of Health Sciences educates its students in the finest facilities in the region. With state-of-the-art buildings on the main campus and on in downtown Florence, students experience the best of both modern classroom and laboratory learning.

Front view of Lee Nursing Building and pond

Frank B. Lee Nursing Building
4822 E Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29506

The FMU Carter Center

Luther F. Carter Center for Health Sciences
200 W Evans St
Florence, SC 29501

Exterior of the Leatherman Medical Education Complex

Hugh and Jean Leatherman Medical Education Complex
201 W Evans St
Florence, SC 29501

Recruitment Opportunities

FMU provides recruitment and visiting opportunities throughout the year for to learn about the educational and career paths available through the university’s School of Health Sciences.

If your school or organization is interested in a visit from FMU or recruitment opportunities with Francis Marion please email Dr. Karen Gittings for more information.

nursing education