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Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes

Students who earn a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing will:

  • Utilize theories from humanities, natural, social and nursing sciences to focus on the recipients of patient care.
  • Employ the nursing process in any setting and with all age groups to assess health status and to assist in the promotion, restoration and/or maintenance of optimum health.
  • Use evidence-based findings to improve the quality of nursing care.
  • Apply knowledge and skills of information management and technology in nursing practice.
  • Participate in identifying community and societal needs for health care of client system.
  • Provide leadership in defining community and societal needs for health care of the client system.
  • Collaborate with consumers and colleagues to support changes in overall health behaviors and health care delivery for the welfare of society.
  • Practice nursing in accordance with legal rights and ethical responsibilities.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to personal and professional development.

Program Outcomes

Graduates' first-time success rate on licensure exam: 80.82% (July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017)

Students' completion rate in the nursing program: 2015 graduates 71.8% completion rate in 3 years from the beginning of nursing course sequence

Job Placement Rate: 100% for 2017 graduates seeking employment or admission to graduate school

Note: Learning goals are subject to regular review and revision.