Master's degree in Nursing gives the nurses the opportunity to develop their expertise and progress in advanced practice. This Ranking allows prospective students to narrow their search for scholarships, school size, and acceptance rate.
Here is the full list based on statistics and school grading according to the US department for education.
- Johns Hopkins University
The mission of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing is to improve the health of individuals and diverse communities locally and globally through leadership and excellence in nursing education, research, practice, and service.
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing seeks individuals with a spirit of inquiry, commitment, and motivation toward scholarship and leadership in the nursing profession. The Admissions Committee is interested in each individual and reviews holistically academic records, health care, other professional and community experience, test scores and interviews (for some programs), recommendations and written expressions of goals and interests.
How To Apply
Applications are received from around the world and we value the diversity of each applicant. We are interested in you as an individual and review your application in its entirety. Hopkins Nursing seeks individuals who bring with them a spirit of inquiry, commitment, and motivation toward scholarship.
- Duke University
The mission of the Duke University School of Nursing is to create a center of excellence for the advancement of nursing science, the promotion of clinical scholarship and the education of clinical leaders, advanced practitioners and researchers. Through nursing research, education and practice, students and faculty seek to enhance the quality of life for people of all cultures, economic levels and geographic locations.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
The Duke University School of Nursing offers scholarships based on financial need and merit. You must apply for these funds prior to your acceptance into the program. For more information regarding funding options and application requirements, visit the Financial Aid Resources section on their official website
How To Apply
The Office of Admissions is available to help you whether you are just beginning to consider the right university or already have a focused plan and are ready to apply.
University of Pennsylvania
For the third year running, Penn Nursing has been named the number one nursing school in the world, and has the most number one rated master’s programs in the country. Join the ranks of Penn Nursing experts and leaders who have been advancing science and delivering solutions, shaping policy and practice, and engaging communities to promote health for over a century. These will be your collaborators, your mentors, your friends, leading to a healthier future.
All applicants must have completed a BSN at an accredited college or university and a statistics course. Generally speaking, competitive applicants have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in their BSN program. Applicants who have completed their BSN program in the United States with a GPA of 3.2 or greater on a 4.0 scale are eligible to have the GRE requirement waived.