Nursing
 

Nursing

Nursing
BS
Hours91 - 92 Credit Hours
LEPLimited Enrollment Program of 64 Students.
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Program Requirements

A 'C' grade or above must be maintained in all required courses.
requirement 1 Complete 3 options
Prerequisite courses:
Note: Chem 101 or an acceptable score on the Chemistry Placement Exam is prerequisite to Chem 285 if the student has completed no previous chemistry course work.
requirement 2 Complete 1 option
Supporting courses:
requirement 3 Complete 26 courses
Program Outcomes: 

Integration of Gospel Values

Integrate the principles of the Gospel of Jesus Christ as part of scientific problem solving, caring holistically for diverse populations, personal health and well-being, and life-long learning.

Interprofessional Communication and Collaboration:

Communicate and collaborate among interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to foster team respect and trust, and deliver high quality patient-centered and population-based care.

Professionalism

Exemplify and advocate for the nursing profession using the values of altruism, excellence, caring, civility, autonomy, human dignity, integrity, and social justice that are fundamental to the discipline of nursing.

Baccalaureate Generalist Nursing Practice:

Effectively practice with patients, including individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations across the lifespan and across the continuum of healthcare environments. The baccalaureate graduate understands and respects the variations of care, the increased complexity, and the increased use of healthcare resources inherent in caring for patients.

Liberal Education

Experience liberal education that provides the cornerstone for the practice and education of nurses

Quality of Nursing Care Delivery, Patient Safety, and the Health Care System:

Exhibit clinical judgment, knowledge and skills in leadership, quality improvement and patient safety that are necessary to provide high-quality patient-centered and population-based health care.

Clinical Prevention and Population Health

Support health promotion and disease prevention across the lifespan by advocating for individuals, families, communities, and populations to improve population health.

Health care Policy, Finance and Regulatory Environments

Describe how healthcare policies, including financial and regulatory, directly and indirectly influence the nature and functioning of the healthcare system and thereby are important considerations in professional nursing practice.

Information Management and Technology

Demonstrate clinical judgment, knowledge and skills in data management and patient care technology to guide quality patient-centered care.

Scholarship for Evidence-Based Practice:

Deliver patient-centered and population-based care grounded in the translation of current evidence into nursing practice and reflective of sound clinical judgment linking theory, practice, and research.