The graduate student will:
Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills that build upon the undergraduate learning and equip the practitioner and clinician for all of the responsibility and accountability practices required in these advanced practice nurse roles.
Exhibit competence in advanced practice with selected populations including an in-depth assimilation of a specialized role, content, and related skills.
Integrate into one's personal and professional life the attributes needed for successful practice including the legal and ethical components required for holistic nursing.
Synthesize a body of knowledge whereby the inquiry skills are honed and used to conduct research, share research findings, and advance scholarly and professional goals.
The School of Nursing and Health Sciences employs a systematic evaluation plan that includes methods whereby student learning is assessed and courses, faculty, and program are evaluated.