The mission of the MSN Program at the University of West Georgia is to offer high quality graduate education that:


        Prepares registered nurses for advanced practice roles in diverse health care settings in Georgia and the surrounding region.


        Provides regional outreach related to graduate nursing education through off-campus programs.


        Provides a caring, supportive, personal environment for learning that:


o        Affirms the holistic nature of individuals.


o        Reflects caring as the essence of nursing.


o        Expects that nurses use critical thinking in decision making.


o        Supports evidence-based practice.


o        Utilizes disciplinary rigor to support MSN student progress toward assuming leadership and education roles.