School of Nursing

Learning Outcomes

The Baccalaureate program prepares nurse generalists who:

  1. Develop therapeutic relationships with individuals, families, groups and communities.
  2. Demonstrate competence in the implementation of standards of practice.
  3. Apply ethical principles and legal requirements in the delivery of care to individuals, families, groups and communities.
  4. Collaborate with individuals, families, groups, including health care professionals, and communities.
  5. Utilize theories and research findings in practice.
  6. Promote health in diverse populations.
  7. Participate in efforts to influence health care policy.
  8. Assume responsibility for lifelong learning and professional career development.

Graduates of the Baccalaureate Program are prepared to:

• Practice nursing in any health care setting;
• Sustain life-long learning; and
• Contribute to the profession of nursing.