For its five-year accreditation, the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program at UMass Lowell’s Solomont School of Nursing will be hosting a virtual visit from March 31 to April 2, 2021 with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Members of our community of interest are invited to make written comments concerning our program’s qualifications for accreditation status. Per CCNE procedures, you are welcome to provide written and signed comments up until March 10, 2021. All comments should be sent to CCNE via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Susan and Alan Solomont School of Nursing is dedicated to the education of students, advancement of knowledge and service to the university, the discipline, and the community through excellence in the discovery, application, integration, and dissemination of knowledge. Our curricula integrate interprofessional competencies and innovative technology with a focus on the health promotion needs of individuals, families, groups and communities. Our students receive a high quality, affordable education that is focused on excellence in scholarship, public service and a global vision of health promotion.
The Susan and Alan Solomont School of Nursing will be the top choice in New England for preparing and advancing nurses through excellence in leadership, interprofessional education, practice, research, technology, entrepreneurship and innovation.
We are proud to announce that our NCLEX (RN Board examination) student pass rate for 2019 was 100%. Our student pass rates on the Nurse Practitioner exams were 93%. Congratulations to all of our successful graduates.
We are proud to announce that the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has awarded the BS, RN-BS and MS nursing programs a full, 10-year re-accreditation through 2026. CCNE has also awarded a full five-year initial accreditation of our Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program, through 2021.
The Nursing program maintains Full Approval Status from the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.
Our distinguished School of Nursing Advisory Board lends its expertise to the school, helping us fulfill our educational and scholarly missions.