College of Nursing

College of Nursing

Dean: Allison Vorderstrasse

The UMass Amherst School of Nursing is very pleased to announce that it is officially the College of Nursing, effective 7/1/2013. UMass Amherst Nursing is a force for innovation, learning and discovery in preparing culturally proficient nurses for leadership in health for a global society.

As a leader in nursing education for nearly 60 years, the College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst prepares candidates to enter the nursing profession at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels while also developing vital nurse educators and researchers to inform and educate future generations of nursing students. An extensive faculty with published nursing research, advanced clinical skills, and innovative approaches to teaching engage and challenge students through various modes of learning including state-of-the-art technology.


Browse the College of Nursing Collections:

College of Nursing Dissertations Collection

College of Nursing Faculty Publication Series

College of Nursing Faculty Selected Works pages

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Projects

Master of Science Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Capstones