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Program Goals

The mission, goals, and expected program outcomes of the Graduate School of Nursing and the UMass Medical School  are congruent. 

The goals of the GSN are to:

1. Prepare advanced practice nurses, leaders, educators, and scientists to shape health care delivery through the integration of education, research, practice, and service; and

2. Create a dynamic research environment to conduct multi-method research where findings are translated into practice; and integrate faculty and student practice to meet mutually prioritized health needs through innovative education, practice, public service, and research.