George Washington University School of Nursing Transfer Agreement

Students can save up to


by completing their associate degree at College of Southern Maryland and then finishing up at George Washington University School of Nursing (based on average costs 2020-21). GW School of Nursing also offers scholarships specifically for 3 CSM graduates a year.

  • Transfer Admission Deadlines:
    Fall Priority Admission: October 15th
    Fall Final Admission: January 15th
    Spring Admission: October 15th 
  • Physical Address:
    1919 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 500 , Washington, DC 20006
  • Phone:
    (202) 994-7901
  • Main Website
  • Admissions Website
  • Transfer Website

The George Washington University School of Nursing offers bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and certificate programs that make it possible for our students to succeed in providing high-quality, compassionate health care. As one of the top-ranked nursing schools in the nation, GW Nursing is proud to offer innovative educational programs led by top-tier faculty, supported by the latest in health care technology.

Our presence on GW’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus in Ashburn, Virginia, allows us to offer BSN students an expansive simulation center in which to prepare for encountering live patients.

GW Nursing is also committed to transforming policy, and having graduate faculty on our campus in Washington, D.C., allows us to maintain connections to the world’s most influential health organizations, such as the National Institutes of Health. Our students not only study the world but also work to improve it. And we make sure they have the resources and skills to do so.

Articulated Program Requirements:

  • Guaranteed Admissions into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at George Washington University School of Nursing for CSM students who have:
    • Obtained an ADN from CSM
    • Graduated with a cumulative GPA in the ADN as well as an overall GPA of 3.0
    • Complete the ADN to include general education coursework with grades of C or better 
    • Pass the NCLEX
    • Submit the online application before program deadline
    • Have completed the required prerequisite courses for the BSN Program
      • BIO 1040 and BIO 1040L or BIO 2070 and BIO 2070L
      • BIO 2080 and BIO 2080L
      • BIO 2010 and BIO 2010L
      • BIO 2160
      • MTH 1015
      • PHL 1010
      • ENG 1010
      • ENG 1020
      • 12 credits of Humanities and Social Sciences

Articulated Program Benefits:

  • Guaranteed admission for students who meet the above criteria.
  • GW will provide scholarships to 3 CSM students who are admitted under this agreement. 

View our Bachelor of Science in Nursing Guaranteed Admission Agreement