As a student in the undergraduate program in nursing at UMass Lowell, you'll learn how to think critically and apply the nursing process when caring for clients of all ages in a variety of settings. You'll gain valuable real-world experience due to our collaborative relationships with more than 250 clinical agencies and opportunities to practice with students from other health science disciplines (Interprofessional Education).
Program Director: Laurie Soroken, email: Laurie_Soroken@uml.edu.
The UMass Lowell Nursing BS program prepares you to:
The clinical aspects of the nursing program are developed, coordinated and supervised by the nursing faculty and are provided in collaboration with members of our community agencies. Student clinical placements may include:
Want to know what classes to take and when? See Nursing in the Academic Catalog:
After Matthew Fowler's mother underwent heart surgery, he observed the nurses, who worked with both intelligence and kindness. The experience inspired him to choose nursing as his career.
Shelby Creamer gained the clinical experience, faculty support, good grades and passion that made her shine, helping the nursing student land a coveted "externship" with Mayo Clinic.
An Honors College student fellowship gave Marbella Leal a chance to work with at-risk students and do research with a professor.
Carly Tiches's desire to help and care for others began when she started coaching children in gymnastics. She realized that she enjoyed giving first aid and caring for injuries. Now she is turning that passion into a career.
The Solomont School of Nursing offers many opportunities for research in health promotion, women's health and more.
Our nursing students gain experience and confidence in our high tech simulation laboratory. Watch the Simulation Lab video or visit:
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