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Nationally Ranked Programs

Defining Excellence

No matter how you stack it, George Mason University and the College of Health and Human Services are consistently ranked for our affordability, rigorous academic programs, and student satisfaction. After reading about some of our latest rankings, learn more about our degrees and apply today!

George Mason University Rankings

#28 - Most Innovative Schools, 2019
Source: US News

#51 – America’s Best Value Colleges, 2019
​Source: Forbes

#67 – Top Public School, 2019
Source: US News

#77 – World's Best Young Universities, 2019
Source: Times Higher Education

#136 – National Universities, 2019
Source: US News

Global and Community Health

#1 - In Virginia for Veterans Studying Public Health, 2019 
Source: College Factual

#1 - Public Health Program in Virginia
Source: College Factual

#8 - Veteran Friendliness, 2019
Source: College Factual

Top 15% of Public Health programs in US for all students, 2019, 2nd year in a row
Source: College Factual

#11- Highest Paid Public Health Graduates, 2019
Source: College Factual

#78 - Public Health, 2020
Source: US News

#151-200 – Global Ranking of Academic Subjects – Public Health, 2019
Source: Shanghai Ranking

Nursing

#1 - Best Nursing School for Veterans in Virginia, 2019
Source: College Factuals

#14 - Top 50 Best Value DNP Programs, 2019
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Source: Value Colleges

#18 - Best Value Nursing School, 2019
Source: Value Colleges

#31 - Best Nursing School for Veterans, 2019
Source: College Factuals

#37 - Best Nursing Schools: Master's, 2020
Source: US News

#40 - Top 50 Best Value PhD Nursing Programs, 2019
PhD in Nursing Program
Source: Value Colleges

#49 - Best Nursing Schools: DNP, 2020
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Source: US News

#53 - Best Colleges Offering Degrees/Majors in Nursing
BSN, MSN, DNP, PhD
Source: College Factuals

#201-300 – Global Ranking of Academic Subjects – Nursing, 2019
Source: Shanghai Ranking

Health Administration and Policy

#3 - Top 20 Master’s Degrees in Health Informatics, 2018
Master of Science in Health Informatics
Source: Top Master's in Healthcare Administration

#33 - Best Healthcare Management Programs, 2020
Master of Health Administration
Source: US News

Social Work

#16 – 50 Best Bachelor’s in Social Work Degree Programs, 2019
Bachelor of Social Work
Source: Best MSW Programs

#35 – Best Social Work Degrees
Bachelor of Social Work
Source: College Choice

#96 - Best Social Work Programs, 2020
Master of Social Work
Source: US News

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