Department of Nursing was the first department of Fooyin University to be established. It was founded based on Dr. Chang Peng Tu’s initial goal of “being the best.” Through the years, the Nursing Department of Fooyin University has not only cultivated numerous distinguished nursing professionals, and established a tradition of excellence, but has also gained a great reputation within the school for being a leader. The Nursing Department has evolved over the years within the school, and it’s history is listed here.
1958: established as the Senior Vocational High School of Midwifery
1968: promoted to a junior college, began recruiting five-year college students
1997: promoted to a university of technology, began recruiting two-year college students
1998: began recruited four-year college students
2002: promoted to a university, began recruiting graduate students
2005: departments merged, and renamed the Department of Nursing