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Community Health Nursing

Community health Nursing is the synthesis of nursing and public health practice applied to promote and protect the health of population. It combines all the basic elements of professional, clinical nursing with public health and community practice.

Community Health Nursing is a branch of nursing which combines nursing science with other health-related sciences and evidence-based practice in different fields of society. The graduates provide their services, with an emphasis on primary prevention and community health.

The graduates can fulfill various tasks at such different settings as healthcare centers, hospitals (in referral system), rehabilitation as well as home care centers, schools, addiction centers, centers for accidents or disasters, etc. to offer services to clients, families and communities by adopting critical thinking and   creative methods for problem-solving. To this end, they cooperate effectively with other health professionals in an attempt to effectively apply modern technologies as well as evidence-based knowledge for improving healthcare quality with respect to national resources.

There has been a valuable experience in performing the program in the Islamic Republic of Iran since and its curriculum has been updated in recent years for the MS degree to respond to dynamic needs  1975 of its developing societies. The graduates have accordingly been able to play different roles to enhance community health.

Basic Information:
Program Type: Degree Based
Level Of study: Master's
School / Faculty:
Major (Name Of Program): Community Health Nursing
This program contact information:
Telephone: 00987132122884
Fax: 00987132356996
Mobile: 00987132356996
Email Address:
Address: 6th Floor, Central building of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences Zand St., Shiraz, Iran
Contact Person Name: Office of International Affairs
Program Detail:
Language Requirements:
  • Language requirements: Evidence of English Proficiency on the TOEFL or IELTS tests. The minimum score for TOEFL PBT, TOEFL iBT and IELTS is 533, 72 and 5.5 respectively.
Admission Requirements:
  • B.Sc. or equivalent certificates for the applicants of M.Sc. degree.
Length of Training:
  •  2 to 3 years
Program Curriculum: