The Catholic University of America

  Mission of the School of Nursing

Strengthened by a rich heritage of Catholic teachings and Christian values, the mission of the School of Nursing is (a) to prepare professionally educated nurses who are capable of the moral, intellectual, and professional leadership needed to provide continuing quality in clinical nursing care, in nursing education, in nursing research and in nursing service, and (b) to advance nursing knowledge and skill through scientific inquiry and other scholarly activity.

School of Nursing Goals and Philosophy