Professional Education

Lifelong learning for nurses.

Take advantage of both online and in-person learning activities to enhance your professional development through the Office of Professional Education: 

  • continuing education programs for nurses, including symposia, conferences, institutes, and lectures
  • interprofessional continuing education programs in collaboration with the University of Maryland schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, and Social Work and the Graduate School
  • Nurse Leadership Institute, a yearlong leadership development program
  • online continuing education courses

The University of Maryland School of Nursing is an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation. The Office of Professional Education administers this accreditation program and works with faculty and stakeholders to provide learning activities that meet ANCC standards and provide relevant, effective, and engaging learning activities. 

For more information, call 410-706-3767 or email

Upcoming Events:

4:00 PM This lecture presents three synergistic projects building Baltimore students’ interest in and competencies for pursuing health care and research careers.
8:30 AM | Southern Management Corporation Campus Center (621 W. Lombard St.) Learn more about the forces shaping health care delivery and discover how home- and community-based care models are changing.
1:00 PM | University of Maryland Medical Center, auditorium As we continue to work towards zero preventable harm, join us to share and showcase work in patient safety and quality occurring at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC).

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