Through teaching, scholarship, and service, the School of Nursing provides comprehensive nursing programs that prepare nurses with the capacity to advance the health and well-being of diverse populations. From an undergraduate perspective, study is designed to prepare nurses with an awareness for intellectual inquiry central to entry-level practice. Graduate study is designed to prepare scholarly nurse specialists with the capacity to assume advanced nursing roles in practice, teaching, and research.
By fostering a culture of excellence, innovation and intellectual rigor faculty, staff, and students embrace the core values of holism, integrity, professionalism, diversity, accountability, competence, and leadership in the transformation of the healthcare landscape. Through collaboration and a process of engagement, faculty, staff, and students within the School of Nursing serve the University, the community, practice environments, and the nursing profession. Scholarly activities address vulnerable and underserved populations; health promotion, maintenance and restoration; and nursing education.
The vision of the School of Nursing is to achieve national prominence as a leader of excellence in nursing education, nursing practice, and nursing research.
Holism, integrity, professionalism, diversity, accountability, competence, leadership, service, and collaboration.
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT OUTCOME DATA
Alcorn State University School of Nursing 2016-2017 Student Handbook
Alcorn State University School of Nursing Undergraduate Information Packet 2016
ASU Admission Criteria and Requirements for the Associate of Science in Nursing
ASU Admission Criteria and Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program
Core Performance Standards for Admission and Progression