The Nursing@Georgetown Student Experience

Rigorous, Values-Based Education — Delivered Online

The Nursing@Georgetown Student Experience

Rigorous, Values-Based Education — Delivered Online

Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS), ranked the #26 master’s-level nursing school,1 offers an online Master of Science degree in Nursing program and an online Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Earning your MS in Nursing degree online from Georgetown University will enable you to:

  • Learn from faculty nurse leaders who maintain an active clinical practice.
  • Complete hundreds of clinical placement hours in or near your community.
  • Prepare to sit for board examinations in your chosen specialization. Across all specializations, first-time certification rates for Georgetown University students2 are consistently above the national average.3

The online program offers the same academically rigorous, values-based education delivered to all Georgetown University students. As a Nursing@Georgetown student, you will experience all Georgetown University has to offer.

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Nursing@Georgetown students benefit from:

  • Live Online Classes: Nursing@Georgetown classes are delivered in a live, collaborative online format and hosted by highly regarded NHS faculty members.
  • Dynamic Course Content: In preparation for weekly live classes, you will complete interactive assignments that can be accessed 24/7 from any connected device.
  • Clinical Placement Experience: You will participate in carefully monitored clinical placement experiences — secured in partnership with our clinical placement team —working under the supervision of a designated clinical preceptor.
  • On-Campus Intensives (OCIs): Depending on your program of study, you will visit the Georgetown University campus to collaborate with peers and complete dynamic simulations during in-person learning immersions.
  • Complimentary Global Access WeWork Membership: As a Nursing@Georgetown student, you will receive a complimentary Global Access WeWork membership, which grants access to hundreds of workspaces worldwide.

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1 U.S. News & World Report, 2018 Best Nursing Schools: Master’s 2 This statistic includes the following certification examinations for both on-campus and online students who graduated in 2017. 

3 This statistic includes the following certification examinations: