The School of Nursing offers prelicensure and graduate programs with many advanced practice nursing specialties at the master's and doctoral levels. The School is ranked among the top 30 nursing master’s programs in the country and the top 5 in New England. It is the largest provider of nurses and nursing faculty in Connecticut and is highly regarded for its focus on health care innovation. Research expertise in the School has a long-standing and international reputation in maternal-infant health, including postpartum mood and anxiety disorders and high-risk infant development, as well as pain management. Gerontology and aging research, particularly with vulnerable populations, is another area of strength. The School is known for its clinical partner collaborative relationships, where faculty hold joint appointments designed to enhance patient care and health outcomes.