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.

Program Requirements & Deadlines

We are now offering Priority Deadlines for all programs.

Important: the application and all supporting documentation (e.g., statement of purpose, resume, letters of recommendation, professional licenses, transcripts, test scores, etc.) must be received by the priority deadline in order for the application to be considered. Any incomplete applications by the priority deadline will be considered at the next deadline.

Be sure to review program-specific requirements when preparing your application packet.

Deadlines by Program

RN-BSN/MSN Deadlines

RN-BSN
Deadline for Spring 2017 entry: Nov. 1, 2016
Priority deadline for Spring 2017 entry: July 1, 2016

Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016


RN-MSN (for MSN: FNP & MSN: AGPCNP fields of study):
Deadline for Spring 2017 entry: Nov. 1, 2016
Priority deadline for Spring 2017 entry: July 1, 2016

Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016
 

BSN Deadlines

Accelerated BSN
Deadline for Summer 2017 entry: Feb. 15, 2017
There is no priority deadline for Summer 2017 entry

Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Feb. 15, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Veterans BSN
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

 

MSN Deadlines

MSN: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Feb. 15, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

MSN: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

MSN: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

MSN: Nursing Leadership & Management
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

MSN: Nurse Midwifery
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

 


 

DNP Deadlines

Post-BSN DNP Family Nurse Practitioner:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-BSN DNP Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-BSN DNP Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-MSN DNP:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-MSN DNP Executive Leadership:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-MSN DNP Health Care Quality:
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Certificate Deadlines

Post-Graduate APRN Certificate: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-Graduate APRN Certificate: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Post-Graduate APRN Certificate: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) 
Deadline for Fall 2017 entry: March 1, 2017
Priority deadline for Fall 2017 entry: Nov. 11, 2016

Office of Admissions

School of Nursing
45085 University Dr
Suite 201-T
Ashburn, VA 20147
Phone: 571-553-0138
Email: sonadmit@gwu.edu

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