Ranking among the world's leading centers of nursing research, education, and practice, Columbia features one of the best nursing schools in the United States. For more than 100 years, its nursing school has prepared nurses to become researchers, clinicians, and leaders. Instructors equip enrollees with the advanced knowledge and skills needed to improve healthcare across communities.
Earning a nursing degree at Columbia allows students to practice at the highest level of the profession and master all facets of nursing care. An aspiring registered nurse can consider a master's direct-entry program at Columbia if they hold a bachelor's degree in a field other than nursing.
The school also offers a doctor of nursing practice, a Ph.D. in nursing, a master's in advanced clinical management and leadership, a master's in nurse anesthesia, and a psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner degree.