BSN Program Outcomes

The BSN graduate will:

  1. Demonstrate a solid base in liberal education that provides the cornerstone for the practice and education of nurses
  2. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in leadership, quality improvement, and patient safety necessary to provide high-quality health care
  3. Applies current evidence using clinical reasoning in one’s professional nursing practice
  4. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in information management and patient care technology which are critical in the delivery of quality patient care
  5. Demonstrate knowledge regarding healthcare policies, including financial and regulatory, which directly and indirectly influence the nature and functioning of the healthcare system
  6. Communicate and collaborate with the healthcare professionals critical to delivering high quality and safe patient care 
  7. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in health promotion and disease prevention at the individual and population level necessary to improve population health
  8. Demonstrate professionalism and the inherent values of altruism, autonomy, human dignity, integrity, and social justice which are fundamental to the discipline of nursing
  9. Demonstrate knowledge skills, and attitudes necessary to care for patients, including individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations across the lifespan and across the continuum of healthcare environments
  10. Understand and respect the variations of care, the increased complexity, and the increased use of healthcare resources inherent in caring for patients