2018-2019 Catalog

School of Nursing, Health, and Natural Sciences



The School of Nursing, Health, and Natural Sciences mission is to prepare graduates who are caring professionals, have strong reasoning skills, advocate for health and social justice, communicate effectively with diverse cultures, and coordinate and design resource-efficient solutions in a complex environment.


The Vision Statement of the School is to be the educational provider of choice as we transform our communities.


The Faculty's philosophy is that education:

  • is an evolving profession
  • is governed by a rigorous body of knowledge
  • encompasses the practice of compassion and caring
  • advocates for the practice of social justice
  • engages life-long learners to facilitate the pursuit of excellence
  • fosters scholarship