Emory Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Preparing Visionary Nurse Leaders

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

Now accepting applications for Spring, Summer & Fall 2023

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.

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Emory University’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing is ranked No. 2 among undergraduate nursing schools in the US 2022-2023 Best Colleges rankings released by U.S. News and World Report

The Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing’s Bachelor of Science (BSN) program is now ranked No. 2 in the nation, according to rankings released today by U.S. News & World Report. This is only the second year undergraduate nursing programs have been ranked, with the School of Nursing rising in this year’s rankings from the No. 4 to the No. 2 spot. The school now has three top-10 programs, with its master’s degree program ranking second and its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program coming in at No. 6.

10.5m
in research funding in FY20
6th
Ranking in DNP programs
by U.S. News
95%
of 2021 pre-licensure graduates with job offers three-months post-graduation
4th
Ranking in Undergraduate programs by U.S. News
2nd
Ranked Masters programs by U.S. News & World Report's Best Nursing Schools
16.9m
for Financial Aid & Scholarships FY21

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