School of Nursing
Assuring excellence in nursing practice
through innovation in nursing education.
Mission Statement of the School of Nursing
The School of Nursing embraces the mission statement of Spalding University. Building on liberal education competencies, the mission of the School is the following:
To prepare graduates to competently appraise wellness-illness and apply the concept of change in nursing practice;
To prepare graduates who demonstrate competence in leadership, communication, critical thinking, research, cultural competence, teaching/learning, and health care management for persons in a variety of health care settings;
To foster caring as a characteristic of graduates; To promote professionalism and ethical behavior as an individual responsibility of the graduate.