GW SON Top-Ranked

GW SON continues to be ranked among the top 50 schools of nursing. GW is in the top 10% of ranked nursing schools and the top 7% of the more than 730 schools offering undergraduate and/or graduate nursing degree programs. 

US News & World Report also ranks our online MSN #4 out of more than 130 programs nationwide.  This top ranking reflects the quality of our student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, peer recognitions, and admissions selectivity.

Nurse-Midwifery Admissions Requirements

Entrance Requirements

Prospective students must hold an Associate Degree in Nursing degree (BSN) from an accredited institution of higher learning.
Students will be eligible for admission if they have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state in which they work. The admissions committee reserves the right to interview applicants who have less than a 3.0 GPA.

Admissions Process

Applicants must hold an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited institution of higher learning. Students will be eligible for admission if they have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state in which they work.

Each applicant must complete the following prerequisite coursework with grades of C or better and a minimum 3.0 GPA, prior to starting the program:

Human Anatomy and Physiology (6-8 semester hours)
Microbiology (3-4 semester hours)
Statistics (3 semester hours)
Ethics (3 semester hours)
Nutrition (3 semester hours)
English (6 semester hours)
Math (3 semester hours)
Humanities/Social Sciences (12 semester hours)

Note: Students who already hold a Bachelor's degree should apply directly to the MSN program.

Application

The ADN-BSN/MSN Concentration in Nurse-Midwifery Program accepts students for the fall semester only each year. To be considered for the program, you must submit an online application prior to the deadline. Only completed applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee.

You must complete both the Nursing CAS and GW Supplemental online applications.

NOTE: All applicants to the ADN-BSN/MSN Concentration in Nurse-Midwifery Program are required to review the Criminal Background Check and Drug Screening Policy and complete both procedures upon acceptance into the program.

The application systems are accessed through our homepage at GW School of Nursing and require supporting documents of a resume, personal statement, and 2 letters of recommendation.

Applicants must comply with all required university policies regarding student admission requirements.

Contact Information ADN-BSN/MSN NM Program

School of Nursing
The George Washington University
2030 M Street, NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-994-7901
Fax: 202-994-2777