Located in the heart of scenic Springfield, Missouri, Cox College of Nursing and Health Sciences has been preparing individuals for careers in the health care field for more than 20 years. Originally known as the Burge School of Nursing, the college named itself after longtime chairman of the Board of Directors, Lester L. Cox. Since then, the institution has received several accreditations, boasts nearly 500 students and offers plenty of university housing opportunities for prospective students.
Cox College of Nursing and Health Sciences is at the cutting edge of the medical field, and has helped meet the need for health care professionals all over the country. The college offers an associate, bachelor's and master's degree in nursing, as well as associate degrees in radiography or medical assisting. The institution also offers an impressive array of certificate programs, such as breast imaging, MRI, nurse assistant, sonography and other in-demand specialties.
The campus at Cox College of Nursing and Health Sciences may be small, but the surrounding community of Springfield has a wealth of recreational opportunities for those living in a university apartment. Students can enjoy the great outdoors in one of Springfield's many state and local parks or historic Civil War battlefields. They can also soak up a bit of local culture by visiting in the Springfield Art Museum or the Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks. Sports fans can also enjoy a hot dog at a local ballgame by the St. Louis Cardinals' Double-A baseball team, the Springfield Cardinals.
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