George Washington University

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#4 Overall Score: 92 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

George Washington University is a private institution where all of the graduate-level, online nursing classes are recorded and archived, so that students can access lecture material at their own convenience. The admissions deadline for these programs is March 15.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2005-2006
Total enrollment 326
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $835 (in-state)
$835 (out-of-state)
Application deadline March 15
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 15
Faculty Credentials and Training score 88
Student Services and Technology rank 7
Student Services and Technology score 72
Student Engagement rank 29
Student Engagement score 77
Admissions Selectivity rank 35
Admissions Selectivity score 76
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.5


Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 15
Application deadline (international students) October 15
Admissions website
Director of admissions Deirdre Hughes
Admissions phone (202) 994-8528
Admissions email

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice Yes
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 23 full-time; 22 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 22
Average experience teaching online courses 5 years
Can earn degree entirely online No
Classes include campus-based students N/A
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 66%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 64%

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Student Body

Enrollment 326
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 24
24/7 live tech support Yes
Alumni/alumnae relations 0

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $835
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $835
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $835
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $835

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