Troy, New York and Fairfax, Virginia
George Mason University performed very well in a recent ranking of nursing degree programs. College Factual ranks programs offered by 4-year U.S. Colleges and Universities and has recently updated their 2018 rankings.
George Mason University's nursing program was ranked 41 out of 513 nationwide. This makes GMU one of the top programs in the U.S. to study nursing.
See the full ranking by nursing major.
Interdisciplinary. Innovative. Diverse. The School offers unique opportunities for BSN, MSN, DNP and PhD students in the DC metropolitan area. Whether working in the School’s nurse-managed clinics, providing substance abuse training to state health agencies, or participating in faculty research projects, students are taught an interdisciplinary team approach to provide care to the most vulnerable community members. Graduates score in the top 5% in the state on the NCLEX-RN licensing and NP certification exams, and are sought-after by local healthcare agencies upon graduation.Carol Urban, Director and Associate Dean, George Mason University
George Mason University's nursing program has also been ranked 2 out of 11 in the state of Virginia. This means the nursing program at GMU is in the top 5 in Virginia.
GMU has achieved this ranking 2 years in a row.
See the full ranking of nursing programs in Virginia.
Superior Outcomes at George Mason University for Students Earning Nursing Degrees
Based upon PayScale survey data*, a student who graduates from GMU with a degree in nursing will make average early-career earnings of $58,000 and average mid-career earnings of $77,000. This is 44.7% above the national average of all graduates who make $40,000 in their early career. It is also 14.4% above the average graduate's mid-career salary of $67,000.
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About George Mason University
George Mason University is located in Fairfax, Virginia in what is generally considered a suburban environment serving approximately 23,070 undergraduate students. Learn more about GMU.
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