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  • Top5OnlineNursingPrograms
    Top 5 in Online Nursing Programs
    Hopkins Nursing is No. 5 in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Nursing Programs rankings
  • #1 Nursing Master’s Degree
    #1 Nursing Master’s Degree
    The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing has been ranked the No. 1 accredited graduate nursing school program in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Get the Advanced Practice DNP
    Get the Advanced Practice DNP
    Grow your nursing career, advance your impact on care, and translate evidence into practice.
  • Why Ethics?
    Understanding Nursing Ethics
    A blog post and two videos kick off Dr. Cynda Rushton’s Isabel Hampton Robb Nursing Ethics Series.
  • Check out photos from the December 2016 Degree Completion Ceremony
    Congratulations, Graduates!
    Check out photos from the December 2016 Degree Completion Ceremony
  • We Got This
    The New Script of Nursing
    The magnitude of nursing is much more than what meets the eye. Together, we are writing the “new script of nursing.” #WeGotThis

Upcoming Events

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  • Reconciling Criminal HIV Exposure Statutes and Public Health
  • January 23
  • Open to all. Lunch provided. 

    Leslie E. Wolf, JD, MPH, will explore the history of criminal law and HIV transmission in the United States. She will also describe recent case law, legislation, and policy statements that hold promise for future legal change that is consistent with public health goals.

  • Opiod Overdose and Narcan Training
  • January 25
  • Opiate Overdose and Narcan Training at the Johns Hopkins University. Open to the tri-school community & designed for medical/health professionals. You will learn how to recognize an opiate overdose, how to respond, how to adminster narcan and some generally information about opiate use in Baltimore. 

    Food: Light fare will be provided

    Please RSVP

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The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Ranks Top 5 for Online Nursing Programs
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing earned the No. 5 spot in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Nursing Programs rankings.
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Ranked No. 1 Nursing Program by Mometrix
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) has been named by Mometrix as the best nursing program in the United States. The test preparation company ranked JHSON No. 1 out of 30 top nursing schools.
Faculty Have Been Promoted to Full Professorship at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
Six faculty members at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing have been promoted to full professor.
Exceptional People - Exceptional Possibilities

Our Programs

We offer programs designed to fit the needs of a diverse student population. From pre-licensure programs to Master's, DNP and PhD programs, online options, and post-degree opportunities, the School of Nursing offers more nursing possibilities for more people in a variety of places, times, and formats.
  • "I've learned to become a successful nurse scientist."
    Rachel Walker, Doctoral
  • "I wanted to have the opportunity to make an impact."
    Alison Owens, Master's
  • "There are more opportunities than you can possibly ever take advantage of."
    Anthony T. Pho, Master's
Meet Our Students

Areas of Excellence

You can take the Hopkins Nurse out of Baltimore, but you can't take Baltimore out of the Hopkins Nurse. Our students, faculty, and staff pursue their passion for nursing in places that give them global perspective on healthcare leadership. They study and volunteer at the top-ranked Johns Hopkins Hospital and in urban health clinics near the school's East Baltimore campus; conduct research at the nearby National Institutes of Health; and enhance their skills by practicing around the world.
  • Aging & Dementia Care
    Aging & Dementia Care
    In 15 years, 1 in 5 Americans will be 65 or older. And by 2040, perhaps 28 million will be 80 or older. Improving care for the elderly and defining nursing’s lead role won’t wait until then.
    Our Approach to Aging
  • Community, Global & Public Health
    Community, Global & Public Health
    The world’s health is a puzzle, with the pieces often hidden in the fabric of a culture halfway across the globe … or on the next street corner.
    Hopkins Nursing Around the Globe
  • Quality & Safety / Health Systems Management
    Quality & Safety / Health Systems Management
    Medical errors and preventable patient infections and injuries together make up the third-leading cause of death in the United States, a startling statistic.
    How We Are Keeping Patients Safe
  • Mental Health & Behavioral Interventions
    Mental Health & Behavioral Interventions
    The influx of newly insured people seeking mental healthcare puts the spotlight on a challenge that long preceded the Affordable Care Act.
    How We Are Addressing Mental Health
  • Cardiovascular, Chronic Care & Symptom Management
    Cardiovascular, Chronic Care & Symptom Management
    Heart disease and stroke remain two of the top killers of Americans and pose a significant threat to millions of others, according to the American Heart Association.
    Learn How We Are Turning the Tide on Cardiovascular Health

Research Centers

Our faculty-led, interdisciplinary centers strengthen a focused area of scholarship in healthcare by providing an environment to expand the knowledge base, integrate specific education and practice initiatives, and mentor new scholars.

Hopkins Nursing At-A-Glance

In many ways, Baltimore is the heart of American healthcare education and opportunity. Home to the world-class Johns Hopkins institutions, the city is the site of two rapidly developing biotechnology centers and several nationally ranked hospitals. View All Facts

Student Volunteer Hours

12,000 Annual Student Volunteer Hours in 40 Different Community Programs

Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

NLN designated Center of Excellence in Nursing Education


School of Nursing supports three community based health centers in Baltimore City

International Partnerships

32 Collaborative Initiatives in 19 Countries

Faculty Hired

8 New full-time faculty hired

Experience the Possibilities

Ready to join the Johns Hopkins family? We are always looking for exceptional people. We are ranked No. 1, along with two other schools, for our nursing graduate program by U.S. News & World Report and are among the top nursing PhD programs in the nation, according to the National Research Council. We rank sixth in the nation for faculty productivity, No. 6 among nursing schools for NIH funding, and 30% of our ranked faculty members are Fellows in the American Academy of Nursing.

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