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Accreditation: The Master's Degree in Nursing and the Doctor of Nursing Practice at UMass Worcester Graduate School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

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Preparing practice-focused and research-focused nurses and leaders through partnerships with multi-cultural communities and clinical organizations to advance nursing.

SAVE THE DATE: Doctor of Nursing Practice Capstone Presentations on Tuesday, April 28th, 4-7pm in UMMS Sherman Building 1st floor multi-purpose room.


         Is a doctoral degree in your future? 
GSN Doctoral Recruitment Events at UMass Worcester and UMass Memorial
The Graduate School of Nursing will be hosting a doctoral recruitment event on Monday, May 4th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at both UMass Medical Center (Albert Sherman Center Cube AS3-2119) and Memorial (Memorial 1 Conference Room–near the cafeteria) campuses.  We invite all advanced practice nurses and nurse administrators to attend to learn more about our Post Master’s DNP and PhD programs.  You will have the opportunity to meet our alums, current students and faculty.   Light refreshments will be served.  Please RSVP to diane.quinn@umassmed.edu or 508-856-3399. Read more

The Graduate School of Nursing will be staffing tables in the cafeteria at both the UMass Medical Center and Memorial campuses during Nurses Week.  Come learn about our summer schedule of courses and our Master’s, Post Master’s Certificate, DNP and PhD programs.

  • UMass Medical Center Worcester cafeteria on Tuesday, 5/5/15 from 11:30-1:30 and Thursday, 5/7/15 from 11:30-1:30
  • UMass Memorial cafeteria on Wednesday, 5/6/15 from 11:30-1:30 Read more.


Congratulations to GSN Faculty Dr. Dawn Carpenter who presented her scholarly poster on developing a critical care NP curriculum at National Organization of NP Faculty (NONPF) annual meeting on Saturday April 25, 2015 in Baltimore, MD.



GSN PhD students present at annual Eastern Nursing Research Society Conference April 16th, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Pictured Laura Lynn Maguire & Helen Flaherty, GSN PhD students
















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Please Note: The NursingCAS application deadline for all programs has been extended to May 1, 2015.  Please use Version 3.0.

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