2008 News & Events

GW Nursing Receives Grant to Explore Strengthening Nursing’s Policy Voice

December 11, 2008

WASHINGTON - The Department of Nursing Education at The George Washington University has received a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to explore the feasibility of and interest in estab

Dr. Kimberly Acquaviva, GW Health Sciences Faculty Member, Named Next Chair of The Friends of the National Institute on Aging Coalition

September 22, 2008

WASHINGTON - Kimberly Acquaviva, PhD, MSW, assistant professor, Department of Nursing Education, and director of The National Collaborative on Aging, was named the incoming chair of the Friends of

USDLA Awards The George Washington University Department of Nursing Education’s “National Nurse Emergency Preparedness Initiative” with Best Practices Award for Distance Learning Programming For Excellence in Distance Learning in 2008

April 24, 2008

The George Washington University Department of Nursing Education was recently honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world's most prestigious distance learning

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.