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.

Successful Writing Strategies

Successful Writing Strategy

Successful writing strategies begin with knowing the basic requirements and components of graduate school writing. While working on becoming proficient at academic writing, authors must also learn to excel at the requisite mechanics, strategies, and styles required.  From learning how to create and construct a paper, to mastering the fine art of transitions, to hitting a home run with basic grammar, to knowing the most common rules of style from the American Psychological Association Publication Manual (APA), every student can increase their skills using this section of the website. For those students looking for additional support with their English writing and grammar, please also see the ESL Resources for Writing section of this website.

Download Tips for Writing a Great Paper (PDF)

By Mayri Sagady Leslie, EdD, MSN, CNMThese ‘tips’ come from years of reading great papers. 

GW Writing Center

The GW Writing Center is an open, welcoming, professional environment within which members of the GW community can receive dedicated attention to their writing and research projects.

EAP Support Program

The EAP Writing Support Program offers a free, one-on-one, service for GWU students with non-English backgrounds.

School of Nursing Scholarship Deadline

Now accepting: HRSA Nursing Workforce Diversity Scholarship Applications

Apply Now!

(Accelerated BSN and BSN to DNP students Only!)


Deadline: October 20, 2014