To assume responsibility for contributing to nursing education in order to provide for the highest quality health care.
To provide programs representative of fundamental and current professional interest and concerns.
To aid in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role, and his/her responsibility for the health care of people in all walks of life.
To advocate for nursing students in preparing for their professional roles as nurses.
Who do we serve? Membership in MaSNA is open to any nursing student in Massachusetts who is also a member of the National Student Nurses’ Association. According to NSNA, its membership is open to Nursing Students in Associate Degree, Diploma, Baccalaureate, generic Masters and generic Doctoral programs preparing students for Registered Nurse licensure, as well as RNs in BSN completion programs. For more clarification, please read this brochure. Sign-up for NSNA membership today to join MaSNA.
MASNA is the state constituent chapter of the National Student Nurses Association. The NSNA mentors the professional development of approximately 53,000 future registered nurses nationwide and facilitates their entrance into the profession by providing educational resources, leadership opportunities, and career guidance. Join Now!
MASNA was formed to support local NSNA school chapters statewide. We strive to provide the information, resources and opportunities needed to empower nursing students as future professionals.