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January 14, 2020

Rush University College of Nursing was named No. 1 in the nation in the graduate nursing programs category on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Online Programs list.

January 15, 2019

Rush University College of Nursing ranks 4th nationwide for graduate nursing programs in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Online Programs.

March 20, 2018

In the 2019 U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Graduate Schools" rankings, eight Rush University College of Nursing programs and one College of Health Sciences program ranked in the top five in the country.

January 9, 2018

Another strong showing from the college highlights its commitment to distance learning for the nurses of tomorrow.

May 5, 2017

Rush’s chief nursing officer discusses what makes Rush nurses special, nurses’ changing roles, and nursing’s enduring core values and rewards.

January 10, 2017

Rush University College of Nursing is ranked seventh among the 144 nursing schools listed in U.S. News & World Report's 2017 Best Online Nursing Programs list, improving four spots from the college’s 2016 online ranking.

August 11, 2016

Ilena Banks was one of nine high school students who beat the odds and graduated in June from the Simpson Academy for Young Women.

July 2, 2016

An emergency room nurse never knows what's next. One ER nurse provides a look into the real-life drama of his work.

April 1, 2016

Researchers at Rush are providing pet therapy for doctors, nurses and others to see if there are measurable health benefits to decreasing workplace stress.

February 29, 2016

Students, doctors, nurses and other staff members at Rush shed their locks to help raise money for pediatric cancer research.