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Nursing Students Bridge Education and Practice with Blessing of the Hands Ceremony

Sep. 8, 2021 Office of Communications
On September 3, 30 students enrolled in Assumption’s Froelich School of Nursing participated in the first annual Blessing of the Hands Ceremony to honor the commencement of their clinical education.

8 Questions with the Dean of the Froelich School of Nursing

Feb. 15, 2021
Q1. Why should someone consider studying nursing in 2021? I truly believe nursing is one of the best professions you can choose today. There is so much you can do with a nursing degree. And right now, you can see day after day that nurses are an essential part of the workforce keeping patients alive...

Honoring His Family’s Legacy, Assumption’s School of Nursing Named by Christopher Froelich 

Oct. 14, 2020
Christopher Froelich ’77 is the product of five generations of medical professionals. To honor his family’s commitment to providing unsurpassed and compassionate care by supporting the education of future nurses, Froelich has made a generous seven-figure gift to Assumption University to name the...

A Nursing Degree from Assumption Prepares You for Success

Feb. 27, 2020
To become an exceptional nurse, you must first learn to think like one. A bachelor’s in nursing from Assumption is the ideal way to develop this ability. Through our innovative nursing program—enhanced by Assumption’s liberal arts core curriculum—you’ll build essential nursing skills, knowledge, and...

Assumption’s Froelich School of Nursing Ranked Among the Best in New England, Massachusetts

Feb. 4, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption’s nursing school has been named among the top in New England and Massachusetts by Nursing Schools Almanac in its 2019 rankings. The Froelich S chool of Nursing was ranked among the top 50 in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and top 20 in...

Responding to Market Demand, Assumption Announces Nursing Degree Program

Jan. 2, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption has received Initial Approval Status from the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing and the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) for a new direct-admission Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) that will prepare students to practice high-quality, patient-centered...

Dean of Nursing Program Appointed for Assumption's New Froelich School of Nursing

Dec. 12, 2018 Office of Communications
Assumption has appointed Caitlin M. Stover, Ph.D., RN, PHCNS-BC, CNE, as the new dean of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. Dean Stover possesses more than two decades of academic and nursing experience, as well as several honors and certifications that have been instrumental in the...

Responding to Market Demand, Assumption Announces Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Oct. 2, 2018 Office of Communications
Assumption announced that it has received pre-requisite approval from the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing for a new direct-admission Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) that will prepare students to practice high quality, patient-centered professional nursing care. The program is...