Advanced Nursing Education

The School of Nursing has been awarded a $386,000 Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant to enhance its Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program. The three-year grant will enable the program to expand its distance education offerings, increasing access to doctoral education for nurses working and living in underserved communities.

The funding will be used to prepare graduates as nurse practitioners or nursing administrators in diverse settings. It will also provide additional technology resources such as Web conferencing and online learning objects for D.N.P. students.

News Release: GW’s Department of Nursing Education Awarded $386,000 HRSA Grant

Open Education Resource

The Graduate School Bootcamp

This series of online learning modules provides refresher training to promote success in academic coursework in five areas: learning strategies and time management, academic writing, managing technology challenges, basic research concepts, and using library resources.

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.