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College of Nursing

BSN Program Information (Summer 2014 and previous)

BSN Learning Outcomes

We expect a lot from our students.  When you graduate from our program, we expect that you will:

  • exhibit professional behavior in all activities
  • provide evidence-based clinically competent care across the continuum of care
  • demonstrate cultural awareness, sensitivity, and competency in providing nursing care to individuals, families, and groups within a diverse society
  • make clinical judgments using reflection, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • perform health-promotion, risk-reduction, and disease-prevention activities for individuals, groups, and populations
  • use information and health care technologies
  • perform the professional roles of care provider, coordinator of care, member of a profession, and lifelong learner
  • work as a member of an interdisciplinary health care team
  • assume leadership roles within the scope of professional practice