2006 News & Events

New MSN Program Receives Five-Year Accreditation

June 28, 2006

As the spring semester was winding down and plans for Commencement were gearing up, the Department of Nursing Education received some exciting news of its own-its new Master of Science in Nursing (

Nursing Experts Convene Summit on Emergency Needs

April 26, 2006

There is a lot of talent around this table,” said Jean Johnson, PhD, FAAN, senior associate dean of Health Sciences Programs and principal investigator for the National Nurse Emergency Preparedness

GW SON Top-Ranked

GW SON continues to be ranked among the top 50 schools of nursing. GW is in the top 13% of ranked graduate nursing schools. 

US News & World Report also ranks our online MSN #26 out of more than 144 programs nationwide.

In a first-ever ranking of Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, we are no. 30, placing us in the top 20% of ranked programs. These top rankings reflects the quality of our student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, peer recognitions, and admissions selectivity.