This program option is for nursing professionals interested in improving patient care, affecting health policy and being a nursing leader. This program prepares you to incorporate evidence-based practice, interdisciplinary organizational concepts, policy and research into clinical practice and leadership.
Interested in palliative care? You may also take our Advance Practice Palliative Care Nursing Graduate Certificate concurrently with this program.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
The George Washington University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.3 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s)
- A two- to three-day experience falls just prior to graduation, which occurs in mid- to late May, so students can plan to attend both.