Student Learning Outcomes
The statements below reflect knowledge, skills and attitudes that students are expected to have mastered at an appropriate level before graduation.
- Use collaborative communication and information technology to effectively exchange interpersonal and healthcare information.
- Integrate current evidence from multiple disciplines, with patient/family values, to create innovative solutions to clinical practice issues.
- Utilize the nursing process to develop and implement a holistic patient-centered plan of care which promotes, maintains, and/or restores the health of individuals, families, and communities.
- Formulate decisions and judgments through the synthesis of knowledge, skills and attitudes in critiquing care and exploring complex health care issues.
- Integrate physiological, environmental, socio-cultural, psychological and spiritual/philosophical dimensions to maximize human potential across developmental stages of individuals, families, and communities.
- Provide compassionate, respectful, and non-judgmental care that recognizes and advocates for the individual, family or community as a partner in health care decisions.
- Express identity as a professional nurse through actions that reflect integrity and provide leadership in delivery of safe, effective and financially responsible care.
- Demonstrate responsibility and accountability to minimize the risk of harm to patients and providers, and to improve the quality and safety of heath care systems.
- Demonstrate commitment to legal and ethical obligations and standards of the profession.
- Demonstrate professional growth through self-evaluation of nursing practice according to professional practice standards.
Revised May 2012