Nursing Vision, Mission, and Values


Nursing Vision, Mission, and Values

Our vision is to create healthier communities by inspiring excellence through nursing leadership and lifelong learning.


Our mission is to develop exceptional nurses through innovative and experiential education, scholarship, and service.


Keeping our vision as the guiding path and our values at the core of the teaching/learning relationship, the faculty of the department of nursing engage in reflective practice as the unifying process through which we continually evaluate and improve the educational experience.

Our Values
This faculty affirms the following values as the foundation undergirding our mission.
  • We value curiosity, discovery, scholarship, and the pursuit of lifelong learning

  • We value new ideas that enhance education, practice, and scholarship

  • We value immersive and experiential teaching strategies that are responsive to learning styles and needs

  • We value inclusive engagement of peoples and ideas

  • We value behaviors that demonstrate the highest level of integrity

  • We strive for the highest quality in leadership, teaching, scholarship, and practice

  • We believe that caring is at the core of nursing knowledge and reflected in practice

  • We value service that includes advocacy within our communities

  • We value inter/intraprofessional relationships and innovative partnerships