I have been an RN on a med-surg floor for 2 years now and I am looking to go back to school. I live in northeast MA and work in Boston, 36h/week. Does anyone have recommendations on where I should start/look to go back to school? What programs are the best? and which will still give me the ability to keep on working while I'm in school? Thanks in advance.
Mar 9, '08
I went to school in Boston, so I do know of a few good programs. They are all pretty expensive though....Simmons, Mass General Institute of Health Professions, and Northeastern all have great masters programs in Nursing. I myself am applying to UMASS Worcester Grad School of Nursing in the traditional masters pathway for sept 08 admission. They have a great program too, but it sounds like you want something in the Boston area. I don't know if I'll even get in, b/c unlike you with 2 years background in nursing, I've only been working as a nurse for 2 months.
GOOD LUCK!!! also all these programs have part-time options if you need to work while in school
Last edit by karma482 on Mar 9, '08
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