Rafic Hariri School of Nursing
  • Pioneering Achievements and Global Vision


    The Hariri School of Nursing (HSON) at AUB, established in 1905, is the leading school of nursing in Lebanon and the region, recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in education, research, and service. The HSON BSN and MSN programs are the first outside the US to receive unconditional accreditation (2007) and reaccreditation (2012) by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). A PhD program in nursing science will be launched in 2018-19.  

    HSON is home to the Division of Undergraduate Studies and the Division of Graduate Studies as well as the new Center for Nursing Research. 

    We invite you to explore our cutting-edge research and world-class degree programs.

    The baccalaureate and master’s programs at the American University of Beirut – Rafic Hariri School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, (202)887-6791