Georgetown University is one of the world's leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni, and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service. Georgetown University's School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS) has been educating the next generation of BSN-prepared nurses since 1903.
Nursing@Georgetown is a Master's in Nursing program delivered online by Georgetown's renowned School of Nursing & Health Studies. These programs are designed to help the next generation of nursing leaders achieve their career goals while improving the health and well-being of all people.
At Nursing@Georgetown students will find unique blend of carefully selected clinical–based nursing experiences and highly interactive online learning in an intimate classroom setting with a student community form across the country. Nursing@Georgetown brings this high-quality and innovative experience to students in their own community while providing them access to the same highly regarded faculty from Georgetown School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS) on-campus program.
Family Nurse Practitioner
Georgetown University’s online Family Nurse Practitioner program gives qualified, BSN-prepared nurses the opportunity to earn their Master of Science degree in Nursing from Georgetown’s highly regarded School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS).
The Family Nurse Practitioner program empowers students to improve the health and well-being of family members at all stages of life. Georgetown-educated Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs) practice using cutting-edge science and manage the health needs of patients in primary care settings, taking a holistic approach that emphasizes both care and cure.
Nurse-Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
Georgetown University’s online Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (NM/WHNP) program provides BSN-prepared nurses the opportunity to earn their graduate degree from Georgetown’s highly regarded School of Nursing & Health Studies.
In this innovative program, students gain the knowledge and specialized skills needed to manage a woman’s normal obstetrical and gynecological needs during the childbearing years. They also develop the expertise to oversee care for the normal newborn.
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP)
Designed for nurses with a BSN, the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) program prepares nurses to take on leadership roles as primary care providers for women throughout the life span. Students will develop the specialized skills and experience to treat and prevent illnesses unique to women, as well as provide focused care in areas such as:
- Primary care
- Prenatal and postpartum care
- Lifespan care through menopause
- General wellness and preventive care
- Reproductive health care
This program is ideal for students who are interested in hands-on care of women but are not interested in attending births.
Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
The online Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP) program from Georgetown University prepares qualified, BSN-educated nurses to provide acute and complex care management across a patient’s adult life. This innovative, online Master of Science degree in Nursing can prepare you to:
- Manage the care of patients ages 18 and older in high-acuity settings
- Implement a holistic approach that emphasizes both care and cure
- Make a profound and positive impact on patient outcomes
The Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies is accredited by the following accrediting agency:
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the nursing education programs at the baccalaureate and graduate degree levels. Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.