University of Southern Indiana
Nursing programs

Nursing

The University of Southern Indiana Nursing Program prepares undergraduate and graduate students with the nursing knowledge, clinical skills, and professional values to provide quality, cost-effective nursing and health care to individuals, families, and communities.

Mission

The University of Southern Indiana Nursing Programs are committed to educating nurses to meet state, regional, and national health care needs. Faculty prepare entry and advanced level nurses to engage in evidence-based practice, research, education,  service and the use of innovative information technology. The faculty creates learning environments that facilitate holistic care with cultural sensitivity and awareness of global health care influences. Faculty and graduates serve as leaders in shaping the health care environment. The Nursing Programs promote the professional development of students, graduates, and faculty through a demonstrated commitment to life-long learning.

Nursing Programs Goal Statements

  • Provide creative and innovative Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs that meet professional standards of excellence.
  • Educate nurses with diverse backgrounds to meet health care needs within the context of global health care influences.
  • Support excellence in nursing research and evidence-based practice through collaboration, consultation, and partnerships with faculty, students, and other health care professionals.
  • Enhance the image of nursing through leadership in university, community, and¬†professional activities.
  • Maintain a caring environment in which nursing students, alumni, faculty, staff, and health care professionals collaborate to optimize their personal and professional development.

Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) programs are accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing. Our BSN, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

For further information about accreditation of these programs, please contact the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education at the following address:
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036-1120
Phone (202) 887-6791


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