Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Barnes-Jewish College ranks in the top 100 of US News & World Report's Best Graduate Schools
ST. LOUIS - For the first time ever, Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is recognized nationally in U.S. News & World Report's
2012 Best Graduate Schools rankings.
Barnes-Jewish College's master's program ranked 99 among all accredited graduate programs in nursing. In addition, Barnes-Jewish College tied at #7 with four other schools in the specialty of nurse anesthesia. The Nurse Anesthesia program
is in partnership with Washington University School of Medicine's Department of Anesthesiology.
The U.S. News and World Report
rankings are based solely on the results of peer assessment surveys sent to deans, administrators and/or faculty at accredited nursing programs.
Barnes-Jewish College's graduate program offers concentrations in adult nurse practitioner, acute care nurse practitioner, nurse executive, nurse educator and nurse anesthesia. It also offers the Doctor of Nursing Practice/PhD, the first dual degree to concurrently integrate clinical practice and research with the goal of producing "practice scientists."