Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies educates students at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels for careers that span the health sciences. Explore our degree programs below!
Bachelor's Programs The School of Nursing & Health Studies is a vibrant place for students to grow in their academic interests in health policy, health management, health sciences, nursing, and public health. Students interested in health science degrees or the BSN degree should consider one of our bachelor’s programs with majors in Global Health, Health Care Management & Policy, Human Science, and Nursing. All majors can be pre-med.
Online Health Prerequisites: Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies (NHS) offers courses that are often required for various health disciplines. All courses are offered online with synchronous and asynchronous content and are open to all non-degree students pursuing a health-based education who need to fulfill prerequisites for nursing or other health professions.
Master's Programs Graduate programs at the School of Nursing & Health Studies are geared toward prospective students who have broad academic interests in the nursing MS or MSN degrees, as well as health science fields like global health, health administration, health management, health policy, and public health. The school’s MS degree programs include Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP), Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL), Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Global Health*, Health Systems Administration, Nurse-Midwifery, and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP). Four of the MS degree programs are available online. *The universitywide Global Health degree is housed in the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences.
Doctoral Programs Students considering doctoral education in nursing pursue degrees like the DNAP, DNP, and PhD. Georgetown currently offers two practice doctorates: the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP), the Post-Bachelor’s (BSN) Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), and the Post-Master’s (MS) Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).