Academics Overview

Preparing the Next Generation of Nursing Leaders

Nursing@Georgetown’s programs are designed to provide the education, experience, and credentials you need to advance your nursing career. Our demanding curriculum, designed and delivered by our nationally respected faculty, takes a multidimensional approach to preparing nurses for leadership roles in the health care industry.

The following program specializations are available:

Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP)

Designed for nurses who aspire to lead direct care of patients in both acute and complex settings, the AG-ACNP program prepares nurses to obtain their Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Board Certification (AGACNP-BC).

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Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

The Family Nurse Practitioner program prepares nurses to manage the primary care of patients and families. Graduates of the FNP program will be eligible to obtain the following certifications:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (FNP-BC)
  • Nurse Practitioner – Certified (NP-C)

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Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (NM/WHNP)

The NM/WHNP program prepares nurses to manage the care of newborns and provide primary care for women across the lifespan. Graduates will be eligible to obtain the following certifications:

  • Certified Nurse – Midwife (CNM)
  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (WHNP-BC)

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Additional Program Offerings

The Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies’ additional programs of study include:

  • Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (AG-CNS)
  • Nurse Educator
  • On-Campus Degree Programs

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