Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, NC

Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, NC

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Where bright futures ignite! 

You will be prepared to apply what you have learned to make a difference in your community for God and humanity. GWU was selected as a 2019–2020 College of Distinction and continues to equip the next generation of health care professionals.

Mentoring faculty
Our faculty members are professional educators and mentors who are experts in their fields. Because your success is their primary focus, you can beconfident that you will reach your goals.

Pre-professional to graduate programs
Whether you pursue higher education or a job in your field after graduation,you will be prepared. GWU provides students with a full range of in-demand degrees such as Nursing, Exercise Science, and Physician Assistant Studies.

Heart for service
Students like you are drawn to health science because of a strong determination to live your life caring for others. At GWU, you will gain the understanding, skills, and confidence you need to make a difference. You will find a community on campus that is passionate about making a difference for God and humanity.

Nestled in the foothills of North Carolina
GWU offers access to more than just a beautiful campus in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Through internships, research, and study abroad opportunities, you will be connected to the world. 



Business program accredited by ACBSP for excellence in Business education

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Nationally endorsed as a College of Distinction for Business

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Nationally recognized as a Christian College of Distinction

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Nationally endorsed as a College of Distinction for Education


MSN in Nursing Administration program ranked #3 in the US


Health Science–Related Areas of Study 
• Biology
• Chemistry
• Doctor of Nursing Practice
• Exercise Science
• Healthcare Management
• Master of Science in Nursing
• Nursing (ABSN, ASN, BSN)
• Physician Assistant Studies
• Pre-medicine
• Pre-occupational Therapy
• Pre-pharmacy
• Pre-physical Therapy
• Pre-physician Assistant
• Pre-veterinary Medicine

Full list of over 60 areas of study available at

student-faculty ratio

first-time PANCE pass rate 2019

traditional bsn nclex pass rate  as of July 2019

of our 3,600 students are in the Nursing program.

full-time faculty members

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