Nursing Mission Statement

The Department of Nursing’s mission is to provide professional nursing education at the undergraduate and graduate levels that:

  • encourages the student to think critically and to utilize nursing theory, related sciences and humanities to improve their practice

  • assists the student to internalize professional values and standards of practice

  • provides learning experiences that acknowledge the needs of a diversified student population with varied nursing practice experience

  • encourages students to actively participate in all aspects of their educational experiences

  • promotes tolerance and acceptance of diversity in individuals and groups and organizations

  • facilitates student development of a spirit of inquiry, personal satisfaction and a commitment to lifelong learning

  • supports the advancement of knowledge and the nursing profession through scholarly and creative endeavors

  • reflects socially responsible standards of professional nursing

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