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 - Nursing - DNP - 2021

We’re ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for online graduate nursing programs, and ranked top ten 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 No. 1 in U.S. News’ Online Program Rankings

In 2021, Rush University’s College of Nursing ranked No. 1 for the second straight year in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs list. Tied for the top spot among 194 schools, our programs had a top-quality foundation to draw from as distance learning expanded during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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