Health & Medicine at Lipscomb
Founded in 1891, Lipscomb University is a private Christian liberal arts institution located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee. Committed to academic excellence, authentic community, and intentional holistic development, Lipscomb equips its students with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to lift the world. Prepare for your future in science and engineering in a city with endless opportunity—at a university with professors who believe in you.
Why study health and medicine at Lipscomb?
Nashville is known as the health care capital of the United States, with more than 50% of the nation’s hospital beds managed by corporations headquartered in the city. Here, you’ll find strategic opportunities to pursue your career, whether it be in Nursing, Exercise Science, or Pre-med.
If you’re called to Nursing, attend a school that’ll prepare you for every part of your career—from passing the NCLEX exam to providing emotional support for your patients. In 2019, Lipscomb Nursing graduates had an NCLEX pass rate of more than 97%, and 100% of Nursing graduates are working in health care jobs.
In each area of health and medicine, Lipscomb is committed to preparing you for the rapidly evolving industry through innovative programs like the 3+1 accelerated track for Pharmacy and direct-admit Nursing program. The hands-on experiential learning in our programs will prepare you for a seamless transition to the first day of your career.
At the root of all this, there’s a grounding in the Christian faith—centered on love, compassion, and service to the world around you. You’ll have the opportunity to serve on medical mission trips around the globe to activate your knowledge and faith.
So what’s next? See how Lipscomb can elevate your future career by scheduling a campus visit or exploring our virtual tour at lipscomb.edu/visit.