MSN MISSION STATEMENT (Revised 3/28/05)

 

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.