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.

How to Apply

The Admissions Process

To apply to any GW School of Nursing Program, you must complete the NursingCAS Online Application. No supplementary application is required.

Please follow the links below to find specific application instructions for your degree program.


W2 Application Process

If you would like to apply for the W2 cohort scholarship opportunity, you must apply for the Accelerated BSN and fulfill any additional requirements MedStar Washington Hospital Center may have. Admission into the W2 cohort requires being accepted by both GW SON and Hospital Center.  For more information about W2, please contact us or 571-553-0138.

Office of Admissions

School of Nursing
45085 University Dr
Suite 201-T
Ashburn, VA 20147
Phone: 571-553-0138

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