Mission & Goals

The program outcomes of the MC School of Nursing are designed to prepare a nurse generalist who will:

  1. Incorporate clinical reasoning and Christian Caring in the delivery of safe, holistic, patient-centered care to diverse populations across the lifespan in a variety of settings.
  2. Integrate knowledge and accountability, with relevant evidence-based practice, as the critical thinking premise for all health care delivery.
  3. Demonstrate effective use of technology and informatics for the provision of safe, ethical, and quality care to diverse populations.
  4. Apply management and leadership concepts in the delivery of quality patient-centered care.
  5. Utilize communication techniques and collaborative skills to facilitate safe, quality outcomes with patients, families and populations.

The faculty of the Mississippi College School of Nursing recruits and selects individuals who demonstrate the potential for learning and who express interest in nursing as a profession. The faculty provides the individual with a comprehensive program of educational experiences. The graduate of the School of Nursing should be able to demonstrate a philosophy that is committed to continued personal growth and the service of humankind through the practice of nursing.