The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) has had a longstanding relationship with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Army, collaborating to offer contract degree programs in a variety of health sciences fields to active duty soldiers. Thousands of soldiers and sailors have participated in these programs over the years and successfully completed one or more degree programs.
The Department of Clinical Research and Leadership (CRL) has a new Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (BSHS) program in Leadership for Emergency Action & Disaster Response (LEADR), effective Summer 2017.
GW offers a BSHS in Clinical Health Sciences is only available for active-duty Navy IDCs, Army 18Ds, and Air Force IDMTs. Coast Guardsmen who completed a Navy IDC School may be eligible, depending on their current duty assignment.