Nursing - RN-BS

Registered Nurses: Earn a BS Degree in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts Boston!

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences, in conjunction with the College of Advancing and Professional Studies, offers a bachelor of science in nursing degree program for registered nurses. The format is accessible and convenient, allowing for motivated and busy professionals to gain credentials required for career advancement.

Why Apply for the RN-BS Program at UMass Boston?

The Ideal Program for Practicing Nurses

CLICK HERE: The Massachusetts Action Coalition (MAAC) Brief on RN-BSN Education

Applications for Online Students will be accepted for the Fall and Spring Semesters.

Applications for Cape Cod Cohort will be accepted for Spring Semesters Only.

Attend an RN-BS Information Session

RN-BS Information Sessions will be held on the dates and at the locations listed below. If there are any changes, please visit the College of Nursing and Health Sciences suite, Science Center, 2nd Floor, Room 13 for the updated location, or call 617-287-7500.




RN-BS Information Sessions at UMass Boston


RN-BS Information Sessions ONLINE

Date Location Time
June 12, 2018 UMass Boston Testing Center - Campus Center Building - Floor Upper Level (UL) - Room 130 5:00 PM-6:00 PM

RN-BS Information Sessions at Cape Cod Community College

Date Location Time
TBD                 the Lorusso Applied Tech Building, in the Lorusso Solarium (Top Floor) 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Sign up for an RN-BS Information Session 

Giving to UMass Boston

Help RN nurses receive a BS degree with a gift to the RN-BS Nursing Program.