Nova SouthEastern University
Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) between Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA and Future University in Egypt, New Cairo City, Cairo, Egypt;
NSU is a non-profit, fully accredited, coeducational institution in the USA. It was founded in 1964 and is well known for innovation and quality in both traditional and distance education. The university serves large numbers of adult students and a growing population of traditional undergraduates. To date, the institution has produced approximately 98,000 alumni.
Using 2006 fall-term enrollment as a measure, Nova Southeastern University is the largest independent institution of higher education in the Southeast and the sixth largest non-profit independent institution nationally in the USA. NSU is one of 169 colleges and universities statewide, and one of 95 independent four-year institutions in Florida.
NSU awards associates, bachelors, masters, specialist, doctoral, and first-professional degrees in a wide range of fields, including the arts and humanities, business, counseling, computer and information sciences, education, medicine, dentistry, various health professions, law, marine sciences, psychology, and other social sciences. It is the only college of optometry in Florida, and one of only two colleges of pharmacy in South Florida. The institution also enjoys an excellent reputation for its programs for families offered through the Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies and the University School. These include innovative parenting, preschool, primary, and secondary education programs.
Activities and areas of cooperation include:
Faculty Exchange; for purposes of teaching, conducting or organizing seminars on topics of mutual interest.