Master of Nursing

Program Goals

 Master of Nursing program goals


The goals of the Master of Nursing are to prepare graduates who are able to: 

  • Evaluate the adequacy of underlying knowledge from nursing science, related fields, and professional foundations as it informs advanced practice;
  • Competently assess and manage health-related issues within a defined population or care system, and evaluate the effectiveness of these advanced nursing practices;
  • Utilize knowledge and skills in professional practice among diverse and multicultural populations;
  • Demonstrate competence in the development of inquiry relevant to practice, education, or administration;
  • Develop and utilize leadership strategies that foster improvement of health care;
  • Articulate ethical issues and responsibilities involved in nursing practice.