Department's Professional Nursing Goals

Anderson College of Nursing & Health Professions: Provide high quality, innovative educational nursing programs

  • Undergraduate: Offer a high quality baccalaureate nursing degree program
  • Graduate: Offer high quality online MSN and post-master’s certificate programs.

Anderson College of Nursing & Health Professions: To build and maintain a student-centered nursing program

  • Undergraduate and Graduate: Graduate nurses who are prepared to practice nursing in global healthcare environments

Anderson College of Nursing & Health Professions: Provide a culturally diverse environment for students, faculty, and staff

  • Undergraduate & Graduate: Promote a culturally diverse learning environment designed to eliminate barriers to learning

Anderson College of Nursing & Health Professions: Develop partnerships with community agencies to expand healthcare to the community

  • Undergraduate & Graduate: Develop and nurture a strong relationship with community health facilities and health professionals

Anderson College of Nursing & Health Professions: Promote research and scholarly activities that advance nursing knowledge

  • Undergraduate & Graduate: Foster scholarly activities, research, teaching, service, and practice that advance the knowledge base of nursing

BSN Program Outcomes

  • Function as beginning practitioners in professional nursing
  • Possess a foundation for graduate study
  • Synthesize knowledge from a broad educational foundation upon which professional nursing practice is based
  • Communicate and collaborate with members of the health team and other interested groups in identifying and meeting the health needs of individuals, families and communities nationally and internationally
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the need for continuous personal and professional growth
  • Possess basic knowledge about research and its application to practice
  • Develop interpersonal and technological skills necessary to assume leadership roles within the BSN scope of practice


Online Programs

On Campus Programs