Note: Information regarding closed MA RN nursing programs is currently available by contacting the Board office at 617-973-0800, and will be available at a later date on this site

Closed MA Practical
Nursing Programs

City

Date
Established

Closure
Date

Records Custodian
Information on file provided by program at time of closure

Addison Gilbert Hospital SOPN

Gloucester

05/00/48

9/6/78

No information regarding custodian

Boston Trade High School for Girls
(Name changed to Boston Public School PN Program)

Boston

06/00/57

8/31/81

Headmaster, Humphrey Occupational Resource Center, 55 New Dudley Street, Boston, MA 02119

Charles H. McCann Regional Vocational High School
(Name changed to Charles H. McCaan Technical SOPN)

North Adams

1/23/63

06/00/86

No information regarding custodian

City of Boston Dept. of Health and Hospitals SOPN

Boston

4/20/66

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No information regarding custodian

Commonwealth Center for Practical Nurse Education, Worcester Division

Boylston

9/23/70

6/2/72

Worcester Vocational School Department

Gardner State Hospital SOPN

Gardner

1/21/47

1/15/72

No information regarding custodian

Greater Lawrence Regional Technical Institute

West Andover

12/8/70

8/31/82

Director, Pupil Personnel Guidance, Greater Lawrence Regional Technical Institute

Haverhill Trade High School

Haverhill

5/26/65

9/15/73

Director, Pupil Personnel, Guidance office, Whittier Regional Vocational Technical School

Henry O. Peabody School for Girls

Norwood

4/21/60

8/31/89

Superintendent, Norwood School System

Lemuel Shattuck Hospital

Jamaica Plain

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8/16/00

Registrar, Nursing Education Department, Lemuel Shattuck Hospital

Leominster Trade High School

Leominster

11/25/64

8/31/79

School office, Leominster Trade High School

Long Island Hospital SOPN

Boston Harbor

6/28/48

6/14/66

Department of Nursing, Long Island Hospital

MA Dept. of Mental Health SOPN - Middlesex Division

Waltham

10/25/67

6/30/74

Personnel DMH 160 N. Washington St. Boston, MA. 02114

MA Dept. of Mental Health SOPN - Pioneer Valley Division

Northampton

1/27/65

12/31/74

Personnel DMH 160 N. Washington St. Boston, MA. 02114

MA Dept. of Mental Health SOPN - Norfolk Division

Foxboro

12/21/60

1/1/75

Personnel DMH 160 N. Washington St. Boston, MA. 02114

Montachusett Regional Vocational High School

Fitchburg (Program reopened 1998)

6/26/68

1/2/75

Director of Guidance, Montachusett Regional vocational High School

North Shore Babies and Children's Hospital SOPN
(Name changed to North Shore Children's Hospital SOPN)

Salem

12/27/62

1/3/75

Director of Nursing, Nursing Service Office, North Shore Children's Hospital

Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School

Wakefield

6/24/70

1/4/75

Vocational Guidance Office, Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School

Pittsfield Vocational High School

Pittsfield

11/00/57

1/5/75

Director of Vocational Education, Pittsfield Vocational High School

Pondville Hospital SOPN

Walpole

07/00/49

1/6/75

Director of Medical Information. Services, Southwood Community Hospital

Shepard - Gill SOPN, Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston

1918

1/7/75

Assistant Provost, Student Affairs, MGH Institute of Health Professions

South Middlesex Regional Vocational Technical School

Framingham

12/28/70

1/8/75

No information regarding custodian

Springfield Trade High School
(Name changed to Roger L.
Putnam Vocational Technical High School)

Springfield

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1/9/75

Principal, Roger L. Putnam High School

Taunton Vocational High School

Taunton

12/00/56

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Superintendent, Taunton School System

Tewksbury Hospital SOPN

Tewksbury

2/27/42

7/31/97

Division of Patient Care Services, Tewksbury Hospital

Upper Cape Cod Regional Vocational High School

Bourne

1969 (Program reopened 1990)

8/21/81

Director, Practical Nurse Program, Upper Cape Cod Regional Vocational High School

Waltham Trade High School (Name changed to Waltham Vocational Technical High School)

Waltham

6/22/66

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Administrative Assistant, Vice President, Nursing Services, Waltham Hospital

Westborough State Hospital SOPN

Westborough

02/00/50

12/20/69

No information regarding custodian

Western Massachusetts Hospital SOPN

Westfield

1/4/50

8/6/86

Medical Records Department, Western Massachusetts Hospital

Whittier Regional Vocational Technical School

Haverhill

1973

08/00/89

Director, Pupil Personnel, Guidance office, Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School

Winthrop Community Hospital SOPN

Winthrop

01/26/44

8/23/44

Winthrop Community Hospital

Youville Hospital SOPN at Aquinas College

Newton

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07/00/99

Human Resources, Youville Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, Inc.



This information is provided by the Division of Health Professions Licensure within the Department of Public Health.