College of Nursing

About the College of Nursing

Learn more about how innovation is part of the College of Nursing’s heritage and how it drives our future.

College of Nursing Programs and Admissions

Whether you are new to nursing or want to advance your current practice with a doctorate, a Rush nursing degree prepares you to be a leader.

Rush nurses

Our nursing college faculty and the Office of Faculty Practice are nationally and internationally known for their expertise, encompassing nursing education, practice and research.

Researcher Monique Reed in the community.

Our nurse researchers lead a range of multidisciplinary studies targeting the prevention and treatment of health problems at the bedside and in the community.

U.S. News - Best Grad Schools - DNP - 2022

We’re ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, online graduate nursing programs, and ranked top five in over ten other categories. Read more about our reputation as one of the best nursing colleges in the country.

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We host online information sessions where you can learn more about specific programs. Click through to find an upcoming session in your program of interest.

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College of Nursing Earns Top U.S. News Rankings

Rush University’s College of Nursing strengthened its national reputation for excellence in U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Best Graduate Schools rankings, receiving four No. 1 honors. Four other programs also ranked among the list’s top five.

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Amber Kujath, NP

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