1. Inter-Professional


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  2. Master's Programs

  3. DNP Programs


    Doctoral Programs: Read more

  4. PhD Programs

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Accreditation:

On May 28, 2015, CCNE announced that the Doctor of Nursing Practice and Post-graduate APRN Certificate Programs  have received the maximum  accreditation for 10 years from September 22, 2014 - June 30, 2025.  The CCNE Board determined that the program met all four accreditation standards and there are no compliance concerns with respect to the key elements. 

The Masters of Science in Nursing Program has a 10 year accreditation from 2010-2020.  The program met all four accreditation standards and there were no compliance concerns with respect to the key elements.  The mid-cycle report for this program was submitted to CCNE on June 1, 2015.


The UMass Worcester Graduate School of Nursing:

For more pictures of GSN Alumni breakfast and graduation click on links below:




Congratulations to UMass Worcester GSN Dean Paulette Seymour-Route PhD,RN for receiving the Chancellor's medal from UMass Worcester Chancellor Dr. Michael Collins at the 2015 UMass Worcester Commencement held on campus on Sunday, May 31st.


GSN students Kathleen and Noah proudly display their awards at the 2015 alumni graduation breakfast 

 Kathleen and Noah








Graduate School of Nursing (GSN) Dean Search

The Graduate School of Nursing at UMMS is currently searching for a Dean.  Below please find the link to the Position Description and Contact information

Position description


Applications for all programs including accelerated Graduate Entry Pathway (GEP), Master's, DNP and PhD to open on NursingCAS on July 1, 2015. Contact Diane.Brescia@umassmed.edu for further inquiries.

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