Is Nursing for Me?

1) How can I learn more about nursing?

The first step in determining if nursing is for you is to educate yourself about nursing job tasks and responsibilities. We recommend that you review these websites to learn more about the nursing profession:


2) What are the different nursing specialties?

3) I think I want to become a nurse – how can I get started at UMass Boston?

If you decide that nursing is for you and want to determine if UMass Boston can help you reach your educational goals – come and visit us! We suggest that you attend an information session or open house to learn more about our programs. You will also have a chance to talk with people who can answer your questions.