CCBC and SMHS Transfer Agreements
About George Washington UniversityThe GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) is a private university that was founded in 1824 and is located in Washington D.C. It started out as a medical department in Columbian College. It was and is still considered the 11th and the first University in the nation’s capital maintaining a strong dedication to health professionals.
SMHS’s mission is to educate a diverse workforce and produce tomorrow’s leaders in medicine by healing through innovative and compassionate care. They also want to advance biomedical, translational, and health services delivery research with an emphasis on multidisciplinary collaboration. They also want to promote a culture of excellence through inclusion, service and advocacy. SMHS continues to pursue its overall goal of eliminating health disparities and transforming health care to enrich and improve the lives of those who served in the military.