RN-BSN Program Outcomes


  • Use effective communication methods in a variety of settings to increase safety and satisfaction among patients, families and healthcare team members.


  • Develop critical thinking skills for use in leadership nursing roles for planning, managing and evaluating healthcare to improve patient and family outcomes.


  • Employ research and holistic theory in providing and evaluating care for promoting improved patient outcomes.


  • Demonstrate ethical awareness and knowledge of ethical frameworks in determining care with an emphasis on the biological, psychological, social and spiritual elements of human development.


  •  Identify the knowledge, attitudes and skills necessary to care for diverse populations.


  • Develop the knowledge and values to practice within a collaborative environment that facilitates patient safety, innovation and accountability.


  • Construct a broad-based, liberal arts approach to nursing that fosters an understanding and appreciation of interdisciplinary practice and lifelong learning.