School of Nursing and Health Studies

Master of Nursing

nursing-master-s-social.jpgBe part of advancing the health of communities through nursing leadership

As one of the nation's best Master of Nursing programs, our graduates are prepared for a wide range of advanced roles such as nurse leaders, managers, directors and educators, promoting healthy communities in diverse settings. 

The program is designed to be work-compatible by combining online and in-person learning. The curriculum is taught by interdisciplinary graduate faculty actively engaged in research, nursing practice, and the health of the community at large.  

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So many reasons to choose UW Bothell...text stating #4 public nursing school tha toffers a masters degree

  • Predictable hybrid schedule with courses meeting only twice per month, every-other Friday.
  • Customize your curriculum with one of our degree tracks.
  • Join a cohort of nursing colleagues from a variety of diverse backgrounds.
  • Engaging, small, and dynamic classroom experience.
  • World class resources and UW graduate faculty.
  • Two year and four year completion plans.

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Student videos and student profiles highlight how the program has helped advance their careers and contribute to the health of the community. 


"The MN program is filled with challenge and reward. The faculty and staff's commitment to teaching and focus on the student-teacher relationship has assured not only my success in the program, but has opened new doors to my future."  Bob Chapman, MN Graduate

Nursing Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master's degree program at the University of Washington Bothell is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791  ( Visit the UW School of Nursing accreditation page to learn more. 

Latest news

Dean's Corner

Dean Shari Dworkin discusses the value and impact of mentorship at the School of Nursing and Health Studies (SNHS) in the Fall Newsletter. SNHS embraces mentoring intensively as both an art and a science. Our faculty and staff also deeply engage the mentorship of students and have experienced numerous successes in this arena.

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US News and World Report Recognizes UWB MN Program

The UWB MN program has been ranked #4 among public schools that offer a Master's degree and the MN program was ranked #12 overall! 

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UWB BSN alumna working towards her MN!

Miriam WittA BSN'14 graduate, Miriam Witt, is now working towards her Master of Nursing at UWB! Witt's goals and passions were heavily influenced by her volunteer trip to Kenya and experiences teaching clinical nursing as an adjunct instructor at Skagit Valley College. 

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