- M.S. in Forensic Toxicology, University of Florida, 2005
- B.S. in Animal Sciences, University of Florida, 1996
After working in research for a life-sciences mission for NASA, and for a private genomics company, Nancy Toffolo joined the University of Florida Racing Laboratory where she worked as a Senior Chemist and Scientific Research Manager. During this time she began the UF online Master of Science in Forensic Toxicology program, which she completed in 2005. Toffolo worked as a teaching assistant for the Forensic Science Program for five years before starting as a lecturer for the Distance Education Programs in Forensic Science, UF College of Pharmacy.