By joining our Nursing program at the University of Massachusetts Boston, you will become part of an exceptionally diverse student and faculty community of nationally recognized researchers, clinical nursing educators, and practitioners.
The 48-credit curriculum is tailored to meet the needs of working nurses. Courses are offered both in the classroom and online, and students can enroll full-time (graduating in two years) or part-time (graduating in three to four years).
The college’s strong commitment to integrated learning approaches has resulted in strong partnerships with some of the best health care organizations in the nation, including Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, Boston Medical Center, and the VA Medical Centers. Our students’ clinical internships are in these centers of excellence in quality care, and many students enjoy employment in the same centers after graduation.
Upon completion of the Master of Science programs, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate competence in the advanced nursing practice and management of health and illness for individuals, families, and aggregate populations using critical thinking and evidence-based clinical decision making.
- Promote individual/family relationships that facilitate positive health care outcomes for diverse populations.
- Design, implement and evaluate educational programs for individuals, professionals, and communities.
- Plan comprehensive continuous care through interdisciplinary collaboration across health care settings with an emphasis on diverse and urban populations.
- Monitor and ensure the quality of nursing and health care practices utilizing advocacy and ethical decision-making.
- Design, implement and evaluate evidence-based care in relation to ethnocultural and spiritual beliefs within diverse populations.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- The Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration focuses chiefly on the care of the family in primary and community settings.
- The Adult-Gerontological Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Concentration focuses on the care of adults and older adults in ambulatory, community, and institutional settings.
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesNursing View 716 other Masters in Nursing in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's Degree
- Online Application and Fee
- Official Transcripts
- Test Scores
- Letters of Recommendation
- Statement of Purpose
International35980 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17990 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National35980 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17990 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
In-State18432 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9216 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 6 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.