Statement of Intent
Essays should be typed, double-spaced, and each statement should be no more than three pages. Please make sure your full legal name and the last four digits of your social security number are included on each page. The statements should be uploaded directly to the NursingCAS.
A personal statement is required for all applicants and must be submitted directly to NursingCAS. The personal statement should address the following questions:
What do you think is the most pressing issue in the healthcare system? In what way(s) do you envision your entry into the advanced practice nursing profession helping address this issue? Please support your answers.
Statement should be approximately three (3) double spaced pages in length.
A Diversity Statement is required for all applicants and must be submitted directly to online NursingCAS. The Diversity Statement should address the following:
MGH Institute of Health Professions is committed to an inclusive campus climate that welcomes students who will enrich the diversity of thought and perspectives, and therefore, enhance the learning experiences of all. In what ways might you personally contribute to improving the experience of the campus as a welcoming and inclusive place to learn?
The Diversity Statement should be approximately two (2) double spaced pages in length.
Applicants are required to provide two (2) recommendation letters directly to NursingCAS. Recommendation letters should come from individuals who are able to address your academic ability, character, and integrity, as well as your potential for post-baccalaureate study. At least one letter should come from an academic reference and one should come from a professional reference.
No more than three (3) recommendation letters will be reviewed as part of your application.
Resume or CV
Applicants are required to submit a current resume or CV.