Georgetown University is perennially ranked among the nation’s most elite universities. Founded in 1789, the same year that the U.S. Constitution went into effect, the University is nestled on a hilltop overlooking the Potomac River in the historic, eponymous neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
As the nation’s oldest Catholic school of higher education, Georgetown has a long, distinguished list of alumni, including former President Bill Clinton, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and thousands of others who have become CEOs, CFOs, presidents of other countries, senators, governors, ambassadors, and NBA stars.
Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies is designed to build upon and expand the knowledge and skills a professional registered nurse has developed during baccalaureate nursing education and practice. As advanced practice nurses, graduates are prepared to improve nursing and health care through expert practice and the advancement of nursing knowledge. Following program completion, students are prepared to sit for national certification exams.
The Nursing®Georgetown uses some of the most advanced Web-based technology in the nation and offers the opportunity to earn a Master of Science in Nursing with specialized training in programs such as:
Georgetown University’s Master of Science in Finance (MSF) online program takes today’s best professionals and transforms them into rising leaders in the finance profession. At the program’s core is a world-class curriculum that consists of rigorous coursework, real-world applications, a global outlook, and a commitment to ethical values. Additionally, Georgetown University’s MSF students learn firsthand from a faculty of distinguished scholars and award-winning teachers.
Graduates of Georgetown University’s MSF online program are fully prepared to take their place among rising global financial leaders with knowledge that includes:
Georgetown University's School of Continuing Studies is now offering one of its premier master’s degrees online, allowing students to access Georgetown University’s competitive educational offerings from anywhere in the world. The School of Continuing Studies is now accepting applications for the online Master of Professional Studies in Technology Management program, with classes starting in 2015.
Taught by a faculty of technology professionals at the forefront of the industry, this program fuses technology with business, communication, and management best practices to transform skilled professionals into forward-thinking leaders, innovators, and executives.
The online master's in Technology Management features a rigorous and comprehensive curriculum that is designed to build students’ abilities in several core areas, including:
All professional studies programs, including online, support the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies (SCS) educational mission by offering a wide range of degree programs and applied learning experiences to a broad and inclusive community of students and professionals. In keeping with Georgetown’s Catholic and Jesuit heritage and values, SCS educates women and men to be self-reflective, critical thinkers who are committed to serve in greater society.
Georgetown University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000; www.msche.org)
The Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) for the basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses. The ACME has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a programmatic accrediting agency for nurse-midwifery education programs since 1982.
The AG-ACNP/CNS Program prepares advanced practice nurses to be clinical experts and exceptional caregivers in diverse, high acuity settings. In support of our long-standing commitment to care for the whole person—mind, body, and spirit—this program fosters nursing excellence in holistic care across a patient’s adult life.
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.
The Nurse Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner program is for nurses who wish to care for the health and well-being of women. This area of nursing continues to grow. Nurse Midwives often specialize in prenatal, delivery, and postpartum care for women, but many also provide care for women throughout their lifespan. Becoming a Nurse Midwife takes focus and dedication, but the rewards are immeasurable each time you touch the lives of expecting mothers and share the experience of welcoming their babies into the world. Women's Health Nurse Practitioners can become leaders in a variety of settings and situations, including opportunities to fulfill roles as primary care providers for their female patients.
To maintain the integrity of our programs and ensure Nursing@Georgetown students benefit from carefully monitored clinical experiences designed to enhance their education and coursework, Georgetown University individually selects preceptors and clinical sites based upon each student's needs and location. Georgetown faculty members will make a concerted effort to identify a highly skilled preceptor in a facility that is convenient to your current location.
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Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
Online delivery with over 650 hours of clinical experience close to the students home.
Must be equipped with high-speed Internet, video conference materials, and access to the online platform for class periods. Gig of RAM and 100 MB, Windows XP, Mac OSX.
United States residents only
Students will take advantage of the state-of-the art simulation center at the main campus at least once during their education.
Finacial assistance is available to those who qualify. Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Applicaion for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001445
A University representative will contact you to walk you through the application process.