School of Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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About the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing is a traditional four-year program. A highly regarded faculty provides students with a grounding in clinical skills; knowledge in the biological, physical, and social sciences; and nursing theory. Students have access to diverse health systems and community-based organizations around the Washington region and the O’Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center in St. Mary’s Hall. Students are well prepared for the NCLEX-RN examination. Georgetown’s nursing programs are recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education. Alumni of the BSN Program have gone on to diverse careers, prestigious graduate programs, and leadership roles in various sectors.

Program Features

Student Experience

Hear From Students in the BSN Program at Georgetown

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The nursing major is very small, which is nice because you have small classes and have a nice student-professor ratio. The material is interesting and challenging and overall makes you feel like everything you are learning is essential to being a successful nurse.
— Alyssa Randall-Rose (NHS’22)

Read More About Alyssa’s Experience

Program Admissions

Application Deadlines

Early Action – November 1, 2022

Regular Decision – January 10, 2023

Transfer – March 1, 2023

BSN Honors Program

This three-semester Honors Program allows students in the undergraduate nursing major with academic potential to be challenged at the highest level. Through scholarly inquiry, participants in the Nursing Honors Program address a contemporary issue related to clinical nursing practice.

For Current Students

Schedule a meeting with your academic dean, see a degree progression plan, or view more resources for current School of Nursing students, including academic calendars.