Nursing Schools in District of Columbia

Complete List of Nursing Schools in District of Columbia

Listed below are all the nursing schools located in District of Columbia. Use the sort feature to view which schools have the best RN and LPN programs, which ones are the cheapest or to compare campus sizes. Click on each school's name for more detail info.


Catholic University of America

Catholic University of America

Washington, DC
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)$35,214

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
George Washington University

George Washington University

Washington, DC
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)$37,638

Programs offered

  • Accelerated BSN
  • MSN
  • DNP
  • BSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • BSN to DNP
Georgetown University

Georgetown University

Washington, DC
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)$27,420

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • MSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Howard University

Howard University

Washington, DC
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)$21,061

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • MSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Trinity Washington University

Trinity Washington University

Washington, DC
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)$16,948

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN
University of the District of Columbia

University of the District of Columbia

Washington, DC
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
Cost per year (net price)$16,741

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • ADN
  • BSN
The Catholic University of America at Library of Congress

The Catholic University of America at Library of Congress

Washington, DC
Campus size
College TypePrivate Not-for-profit
Cost per year (net price)--

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • MSN
  • DNP
  • PhD

District of Columbia's NCLEX-RN pass rate Vs. National Average


District of Columbia's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average


District of Columbia Nursing Salary and Emplyment Statistics


Median Salary
Job title Total Nurses Jobs/1000 Hourly Annual
Registered Nurses 11,000 15.539 $42 $87,040
Nurse Midwives 40 0.054 $39 $81,110
Nurse Practitioners 700 0.983 $52 $108,070
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 1,820 2.568 $25 $52,610
Nursing Assistants 3,160 4.456 $16 $33,300
  • Jobs/1000 - the number of jobs (employment) in the given job title per 1,000 jobs (across all occupations ) in the state.
  • Data source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics 2017 Survey