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Nursing, B.S. - Mission

Upon completion of the RN-BS degree program students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate critical thinking and decision making that utilizes the nursing process and evidence-based practice in the delivery of care to culturally diverse individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Synthesize knowledge from the liberal arts and nursing to promote the health and well-being of culturally diverse individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Integrate legal and ethical concepts with the leadership role to advance and promote the health and well-being of culturally diverse individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Utilize nursing theory/conceptual frameworks, nursing research, and evidence-based practice in addressing the nursing care needs of culturally diverse individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Incorporate leadership theory to the nurse manager role in the collaboration, coordination, and provision of nursing care in health care settings.
  • Apply knowledge from nursing, humanities, biological, and social sciences to plan, implement, and evaluate care for sick and well individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Participate as nurse leaders on interdisciplinary care teams to influence positive social change and health care policy.
  • Plan and implement educational activities that empower individuals, families, groups, and communities to manage their health care at the local, national, and global level.
  • Collaborate with health care colleagues to promote holistic health care for individuals, families, groups, and communities.

Office of Admissions
French Hall
SUNY Canton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617

(315) 386-7123 or
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