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Program Goals

The mission, goals, and expected program outcomes of the Graduate School of Nursing (GSN) and UMMS are congruent.  The GSNs strategic plan is congruent with UMMS Impact 2025.  Five priorities identified by the GSN include:

  1. To transform graduate nursing education.
  2. To advance and influence nursing knowledge development through scholarship and innovation: research, education, practice/service/community.
  3. To develop sustainable academic partnerships with service and community member that will drive nursing scholarship and improve patient outcomes.
  4. To promote a culture of human dignity that reflects equality, equity, inclusivity and diversity.
  5. To enhance operational excellence and financial stewardship of all GSN programs.