The Nursing degree is intended to ensure the scientific, technical, human and cultural training of the future nurses, making them competent for the provision and management of general nursing care, along the human life cycle, in the different prevention levels.

The professionals trained under the Nursing degree are also able to participate in health organizations, unities and services’ management, training nurses and others health professionals to the development and participation in projects and programs which aim to achieve improvements in health and the development of the nursing career.

The applications for public higher education are made annually through national call and/or special contests.
Career Opportunities

The graduates in Nursing degree may work in:

  • Hospitals
  • Health centers
  • Private clinics
  • Teaching and research