The SNHS is learner-focused and transforms lives by preparing exemplary healthcare professionals. This is accomplished through the delivery of evidence-based academic programs in a highly engaging environment that aligns with accreditation standards and incorporates knowledge of healthcare trends team based concepts, application of research to practice, inter-professional communication skills, global citizenship and leadership characteristics, all of which focus on the ultimate goal of leading with integrity and compassion throughout their lives in a diverse and rapidly changing healthcare environment.
The SNHS strives to become a nationally recognized “best value” leader and school of excellence by providing a highly proactive, innovative and engaging learning environment that is focused on preparing future healthcare clinicians, scholars, educators, and leaders to function within teams and excel in the rapidly changing healthcare environment.
The School of Nursing and Health Science values:
High-quality innovative programs with attention to individual student achievement.
Faculty and student commitment and accountability to the profession.
Student engagement through active, lifelong learning in a rapidly changing healthcare environment.
Collaboration and interprofessional education to enhance patient safety and outcomes.
Appreciation of cultural differences when caring for patients from a holistic and global perspective.
Faculty as models of excellence in the roles of teaching, scholarship, service and clinical practice.