Emory Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Preparing Visionary Nurse Leaders

#1 MSN Program
#2 BSN Program
#1 MN Program
#6 DNP Program

Now accepting applications for Fall 2023 & Spring 2024

At Emory, you can change the world.

This is the place where you will experience the real world of health care — and master it — first-hand. A school where lines between classroom and career begin to blur, where you’ll grow from a student into a leader, and where you’ll learn to make a difference for patients today, tomorrow and every other day.

Emory School of Nursing master's programs ranked best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report


Emory School of Nursing receives gift to train pediatric psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners

Shortages of qualified mental health professionals are at crisis levels locally, statewide, nationally, and globally. This shortage disproportionately affects the pediatric and adolescent populations, and this crisis is compounded for children of color. To address this shortage, Emory University’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing is partnering with the Liz Blake Giving Fund and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (Children’s) to develop a scholarship program to expand and equip the workforce of mental health professionals.

Ranked 6th in DNP programs by U.S. News & World Report
Ranked 2nd in undergraduate programs by U.S. News & World Report
Ranked 1st in graduate programs by U.S. News & World Report
100% of pre-licensure graduates had job offers three-months post-graduation
#3 school in NIH funding
Last year, the School of Nursing awarded 751 scholarships to students

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