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  • Ebola and Nursing
    Ebola & Nursing's Vital Role
    Dean Davidson shares her thoughts on the Ebola outbreak through a podcast and op-ed in The Baltimore Sun.
  • Dementia MOOC
    MOOC: Living with Dementia
    Health professionals and students, family caregivers, friends of and affected individuals interested in learning about dementia and quality care can take advantage of this FREE online course.
  • Guatemala Esperanza Fall 2014
    ¡Hola desde Guatemala!
    Ten accelerated bachelor's students used their fall break to provide service to underserved and indigenous communities in San Martín Jilotepeque and Santa Cruz La Laguna at Lake Atitlán as part of an ongoing partnership with Guatemala Esperanza.
  • Master’s Entry into Nursing Program
    Master's Entry--Bedside and/or Beyond
    The question was raised soon after we announced our Master’s Entry into Nursing, an all-graduate curriculum launching fall 2015 that promises students an accelerated path to healthcare leadership: What about care at the bedside?
  • HIV Care Corps
    HIV Care Corps
    Associate Professor Jason Farley and his crew chart a course toward a future where nurses lead HIV/AIDS care. Their vessel is now accepting passengers.
  • Reiko Asano, Accel ’14
    From Stock Markets to Nursing, a Change of Heart
    Instead of saving the world, Reiko Asano, Accel ’14, was solving the world financial markets. That all changed on a transoceanic flight from Michigan to Tokyo.

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U.S. Nursing Leaders Issue Blueprint for 21st Century Nursing Ethics

In the wake of media focus on the trials and bravery of nurses in the context of the Ebola crisis, leaders in the fields of nursing and clinical ethics have released an unprecedented report on the ethical issues facing the profession, as the American Nursing Association prepares to release a revised Code of Ethics in 2015....Click here to read more.

Hopkins Nurse a Hero, not a Danger

The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing applauds Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was recently placed under and then released from mandatory quarantine in New Jersey after returning from treating patients in Sierra Leone....Click here to read more.

Johns Hopkins Nursing School Faculty Receive Two of Four National Research Awards

glass_szantonThe Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (SON) took home half of the awards given at the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research (FNINR) Nightingala Celebration on October 15:  Nancy Glass, a global leader for health promotion and gender equality, received the Path-Paver Award and Sarah Szanton, a leader in nursing and gerontology, received the Protégé Award....Click here to read more.

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.
  • "There are more opportunities than you can possibly ever take advantage of."
    Anthony T. Pho, Master's
  • "I've learned to become a successful nurse scientist."
    Rachel Klimmek, Doctoral
  • "Nursing isn’t just about giving meds and doing assessments. It’s the compassion and being present and listening."
    Barbara Badman, Bachelor'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.
    Explore 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.
    Learn How We Are Keeping Patients Safe

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

Published Manuscripts

314 Published manuscripts

Top 15%

Among the top 15% of colleges, universities, and trade schools recognized by G.I.Jobs as “Military Friendly”  

NCLEX Passing Rate

95% NCLEX Pass Rate

Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

NLN designated Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

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.

What's Happening

Nursing Blogs
On the Pulse is a monthly email publication that features faculty and student news, accomplishments, and awards.
Johns Hopkins Nursing Magazine
Cells to Society is a quarterly email publication that features the school’s latest research news and scholarly articles on healthcare issues.

JHUSON Mentions: favorite mentions

favorite mentions for alert JHUSON Mentions
  1. ☆ Domestic violence surveys help police stay in touch with victims - Videos - CBS News

    November 3, 2014, 12:54 PM|Dr. Jacquelyn Campbell, professor at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and a national leader in research and advocacy on domestic violence, says police rarely hear from victims after they leave the scene. Campbell told CBS …
    Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:20:06 +0000

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