Nursing Schools in Maryland
101 College Pky, Arnold, MD 21012-1895 (410) 777 - 2222
Numerous programs are offered by the school to ensure that students are given options to choose from. These are
Registered Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing (PN), LPN to RN Upward Mobility, Patient Care Technician (PCT), Geriatric
Nursing Assistant (GNA) and the RN First Assistant (RNFA).
2901 Liberty Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215-7893 (410) 462 - 8300
The Associate Degree Nursing program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)
while the same program together with the Practical Nursing Certificate is approved by the Maryland Board of Nursing.
However, before a student is accepted to the school, all the sciences should be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
14000 Jericho Park Road Bowie, MD 20715-9465 (301) 860 - 4000
The nursing curricula of the esteemed university are particularly critical of the nurturance of both the professors and
the students. The values and elements of therapeutic communication, social awareness, collaborative skills and the
development of caring behaviors are instilled in the academic curriculum.
1601 Washington Road, Westminster, MD 21157 (410) 386 - 8000
Students who wish to register in the school undergo rigid screening and evaluation. It has been a practice to be
selective as to the students who are welcomed in the programs. Acceptance will be based on academic ability and aptitude
of a nurse.
12401 Willow Brook Road, Cumberland, MD 21502 (301) 784 - 5000
The graduates of the Allegany College of Maryland are exposed to areas such as the obstetrics, pediatrics, intensive
care, emergency, medical-surgical as well the psychiatric areas. In addition, the students are also exposed in clinics,
colleges and schools, industries, community health agencies and clinics.
One Seahawk Drive, North East, MD 21901 (410) 287 - 1000
The program offered by the Cecil College is approved by the Maryland State Board of Nursing and is further accredited by
the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. At the college, the students are assured of unique computer
literacy requirements that will be met in the course of the nursing program.
4701 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21210 (410) 435 - 0100
The entry-level of the College of Notre Dame of Maryland is not open to transfer of second bachelor’s degree students at
the moment; this 2011, the school is expecting and accepting 35 pre-nursing undergraduates.
Wye Mills, MD 21679 (410) 822 - 5400
The Maryland Board of Nursing and the Maryland Higher Education Commission has fully approved the program of Nursing offered by the Chesapeake College. Moreover, the program is also accredited by the National League of Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).
8730 Mitchell Rd., La Plata, MD 20646-0910 (3010 934 - 7534
At CSMD, aspiring nurses are honed to be as competent and as nurtured so that when they are exposed to the real-world
set-up, they are ready to face the challenges that will come their way. The instructors are also involved in ongoing
learning through research.
2500 West North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21216-3698 (410) 951 - 3000
The school offers undergraduate and graduate level programs that are approved and accredited by lead agencies. Distinct
to the school is that it has a faculty-sponsored primary care facility named the Coppin State University Helene Fuld
School of Nursing Community Health Center where the students are further honed while promoting accessible and low cost
but high quality services to the general public.
7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD 21702 (301) 846 - 2400
The academy has an excellent reputation for having an outstanding national licensing exam rate in the country. The
graduates of the school are recruited heavily with several job offers. Programs presented are the Certificate in
Practical Nursing, a 12-month program and the Associate Sciences Degree in Nursing.
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101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD 21532-2303 (301) 687 - 4000
The program offered in FSU is based on the American Association of Colleges of Nursing proposed Essentials of
Baccalaureate Nursing Education. The RN to BSN program can be taken in as little as fifteen months with the working RNs
benefited because clinical hours are made in places proximal to the students’ homes.
11400 Robinwood Drive Hagerstown, MD, 21742 (301) 790 - 2800
The school houses the most proficient instructors to cater to the students. The programs offered are Certified Medicine
Aide (CMA), Certified Nursing Assistant/Geriatric Assistant (CNA/GNA), Nursing (RN) and Practical Nursing (LPN).
401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, MD 21015 (443) 412 - 2000
The HCC has an Associate of Sciences Degree in Nursing, helpful in the preparation of students for the NCLEX-RN. Other
than that, after completion of the second semester in the said program, the students may opt to enroll in a 10-week
summer session to complete the requirements for the Practical Nursing Certificate making them eligible for NCLEX-PN.
3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, MD 21218-2688 (410) 516 - 8000
There are several convincing accounts when one speaks of the John Hopkins University School of Nursing. According to the
US News & World Report, along with two other institutions, the academe is ranked No. 1 among nursing graduate programs.
Moreover, it ranked No. 1, No. 5 and No. 7 respectively in the areas of Community/Public Health Nursing, Nursing Service
Administration and Family Nurse Practitioner. It has also been recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center
of Excellence in Nursing Education.
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, Maryland 21044 (443) 518 - 1000
The programs offered at HCC are the Traditional Registered Nursing (A.A. degree program), Accelerated Registered Nursing
(A.A. degree program), LPN Pathways: LPN to RN (A.A. degree program) and the Licensed Practical Nursing (Certificate).
Students can pay their study by checking out the Health Personnel Shortage Incentive grant program and other
scholarships offered via the Financial Aid Services.
40 W. Gude Drive, Suite 220, Rockville, Maryland 20850 (240) 567 - 5000
At Montgometry College, you can complete the nursing program in two years. In case you are mulling about transferring to
a year-year college program, you need to take additional or optional courses to ensure maximum transferability of
credit. Some of the general education courses are available online and in traditional settings in evening sessions.
1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore MD 21251 (443) 885 - 3333
It was in January 2008 when the MSU first offered its Nursing program to address the growing need for nursing
professionals. The curriculum of the school supports five components. These are: liberal arts education, professional
values, core competencies, core knowledge and role development as recommended in The Essentials of Baccalaureate
Education for Professional Nursing Practice.
301 Largo Rd, Largo, Maryland 20774-2199 (301) 336 - 6000
The school started in 1967 with the first graduating class consisting of 13 graduates in 1969. In the past, the school
employed the use of three outside agency contracts with two full-time faculty personnel. At present, the program
employs 35 outside agency contacts with 17 full-time faculty and a visiting professor. Moreover, there are 40 adjunct
faculty, 3 health technology computer technicians and one instructional designer.
1101 Camden Ave., Salisbury, MD 21801 (410) 543 - 6000
Three tracks to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing are offered at the Salisbury University. The first is for traditional
undergraduate students, the second designed for non-nursing college graduates and the third for nurses who are already
registered. At Salisbury, the academe takes pride in saying that they have the highest NCLEX-RN pass rate in Maryland
for two consecutive years.