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School of Nursing

Mission and Vision

Both the University and the School of Nursing remain dedicated to promoting the values of the Sisters of Mercy, founded upon the ideals of education, service and compassion.

Our Mission

The School of Nursing embraces the mission of the University that is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence in the context of Mercy values. Through innovative and creative educational models that foster scholarship, compassion and lifelong learning, we educate exemplary nurses for professional practice in the diverse, global community.

Our Vision

Within the School of Nursing, we will create a learning community responsive to a changing and challenging 21st century health care environment. Building on faculty scholarship and clinical expertise and forming collegial relationships and strategic partnering, we will continue our tradition of preparing excellent nurses who will practice in a variety of professional roles.