What Georgetown Nursing is known for . . .

  • Georgetown's nursing programs are recognized by the National League for Nursing as Badge of the NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Educationa Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.
  • Georgetown Master's in Nursing Program and Doctor of Nursing Practice Program are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Georgetown houses the O'Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center, an immersive facility for nursing students to build and refine their skills as professional and advanced nurses.
  • Georgetown educates nurses who are well prepared for licensure and certification examinations; first-time pass rates are exceptional, when not perfect.
  • Georgetown maintains thousands of clinical affiliation agreements to support the educational process of its graduate and undergraduate nursing students.
  • Nursing faculty contributes to the school's scholarly production each year through publications in journals and books.
  • Georgetown's nursing alumni have become leaders and work in the federal government, higher education and the military, community-based organizations, and health systems, to name a few areas.
  • Georgetown nursing launched the university's first-ever online degree-granting program.

  • Please visit our About Us page for detailed information on programmatic accreditations.

Study Nursing at Georgetown!

Bachelor's - Begin Your Nursing Career

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 - Take the Next Step in Advanced Nursing

Doctoral - Practice at the Highest Level

 

Careers at Georgetown Nursing

Nursing Chairs

Dr. Edilma Yearwood

Dr. Edilma Yearwood

Dr. Yearwood is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Professional Nursing Practice, as well as interim director of the CNL Program.

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Dr. Mary Haras

Dr. Mary Haras

Dr. Haras is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Advanced Nursing Practice.

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Nursing Leadership

Dr. Jane Fall-Dickson

Assistant Chair for Research and Associate Professor

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Dr. Kelley Wilson

Director, BSN Program and Assistant Professor
 

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Dr. Deb Dole

Vice Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Advanced Nursing Practice; Interim Director, NM/WHNP Program

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Dr. Melody Wilkinson

Director, FNP Program and Assistant Professor
 

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Dr. Peggy Slota

Director, DNP Program and Associate Professor

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Dr. Kelley Wilson

Director, BSN Program
 

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Dr. Kelly Thompson-Brazill

Director, AG-ACNP Program

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Dr. Kelly Walker

Director, Core Curriculum - ANP
 

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Nursing Faculty and Staff

Visit the Georgetown University directory to look up a specific member of the nursing faculty or staff. Or review a directory of faculty and staff within the Departments of Advanced Nursing Practice and Professional Nursing Practice.

Nursing Faculty Directory