Nursing and Health Studies Program

Nursing Academic Policies and Responsibilities

The Nursing Program reserves the privilege of retaining only those students who, in the judgment of the faculty, satisfy the requirements of scholarship, health, and personal suitability for the practice of professional nursing.  Please familiarize yourself with Nursing's Policies and Responsibilities:

I.  Academic Policies, regarding:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Avoiding Academic Misconduct
  • Maintaining Satisfactory Progress in the Program, and Academic Probation
  • The Nursing Program's Grading Scale
  • The University's policies on Incomplete grades and grade changes

II.  Nursing Student Grievance Procedure

III. Essential Professional Abilities/Behaviors for Nursing Students, which includes implementation of the Essential Behaviors for admission, continuation, and graduation. 

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