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Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing Georgia State University

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Public
  • Urban
  • 83%17%
    student ratio
  • 503
    total students
  • $4,176 | $14,544
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 34%
    acceptance rate
  • 16 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Practitioner Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Child Health Clinical Nurse Specialist/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Nursing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
    • Nursing Leadership In Healthcare Innovations Master of Science (MS) [nursing administration]
      Master of Science (MS) [nursing informatics]
    • Nutrition Master of Science (MS)
    • Respiratory Therapy Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 110
    • Doctoral Degrees 44
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 6
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 583
    • Accepted 200
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 160
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$4,176
    • Out-of-state tuition *$14,544
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsAugust 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students503
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students503
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Full-time Percentage48%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American25%
    • White / Caucasian59%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStroke intervention for caregivers, stroke prevention in African Americans; relationships between psychological distress and health outcomes in parents with a medically ill infant; medically fragile children; nursing expertise and patient outcomes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing

Georgia State University

PO Box 3995
Atlanta, GA 30303
United States

Joan Cranford

Assistant Dean for Nursing

Phone: 404-413-1200
Fax: 404-413-1205

Tiffany Norman

Senior Administrative Coordinator

Phone: 404-413-1190
Fax: 404-413-1205

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