Discover a thriving community of future nurses in our Tampa, Florida campus in Westshore. You’ll find everthing you need for your nursing education just minutes from the Tampa International Airport, International Plaza, and Westshore Plaza.

With easy access to I-275 and other major roads, our campus caters to students across the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area.

ABHES Accredited Nursing School
All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency (
CCNE Accredited Nursing School
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Convenient Location for Our Nursing Program in Tampa

Our Tampa nursing school is in the heart of South Tampa, conveniently positioned on the 2nd floor of the Westshore City Center on North Westshore Boulevard. Nestled near Old Tampa Bay, MacDill Air Force Base, and I-275, our Tampa campus provides a welcoming environment for students looking for a nursing degree in a vibrant city.

Building a Community of Tampa Nursing Professionals

Join our growing community of nursing students and healthcare professionals! As a part of our nursing program, you’ll engage with fellow students who share your passion for healthcare and commitment to making a difference in the Tampa community. Together, you’ll create a supportive network of future nurses ready to excel in the industry.

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Camaraderie and Support in Our Tampa Nursing College

Make new friends—and meet future colleagues—among your diverse nursing degree classmates. Our small college setting allows you to build strong connections with classmates and receive personalized attention from our dedicated faculty and staff members. Whether attending nursing classes during the day or evening, you’ll find a supportive environment where you can thrive and prepare for a successful nursing career.

Explore Our Nursing School Tampa Campus

Get a taste of nursing college campus life for yourself and take the first step toward gaining a valuable nursing degree.

Our classes start about every eight weeks, six times per year, so you can start nursing college sooner. View and download upcoming start dates for new students on our Academic Calendar page.

Contact us to learn more about Arizona College of Nursing in Tampa and schedule a campus tour.

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Nursing College Campus With Nursing Program Students
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Join Our Student Ambassador Program

Our Student Ambassador Program is a leadership opportunity for students who are dedicated to serving and representing Arizona College of Nursing. The mission of the Student Ambassador Program is to cultivate student leaders who will share the Arizona College of Nursing experience with prospective students, their families, community members and represent the college at special events.

Help us share our love of nursing by becoming an official Student Ambassador today! Visit our Student Ambassador page to learn more!

Finally, a Nursing Program Near Me in Tampa, FL!

A nursing degree for the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area including including St. Petersburg, Clearwater, North Tampa, and Brandon.

Driving Distance From Downtown Tampa To Arizona College of Nursing – Tampa

The distance from downtown Tampa to Arizona College of Nursing – Tampa is less than 5 miles or about 18 minutes of driving time. 

Directions from Downtown Tampa to Arizona College of Nursing

  • From the Downtown Tampa area starting on North Florida Avenue, travel north to take a left on East Cass Street. 
  • Continue on East Cass Street until it turns into West Cass Street and crosses the Old Steel Railroad Bridge across the Hillsborough River and take the right-most lane to turn right onto North Boulevard. 
  • Turn left at the next traffic light and take West Cyprus Street for about 16 minutes toward the Tampa International Airport, crossing under Interstate 275 into the Westshore area. 
  • After passing Jefferson Adult and Comm School, turn right on North Trask Street and turn left into the Westshore City Center parking complex. Arizona College of Nursing – Tampa is located on floor 2 of building 1411 in the back-left of the complex.