Traditional Nursing B.S. Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, the graduate will be prepared to:

  • Integrate the liberal arts and sciences and nursing courses to promote holistic outcomes for clients.
  • Support interprofessional communication and collaboration for improving client health outcomes.
  • Advocate for clients and support their right to safe, compassionate, and holistic nursing care.
  • Integrate critical thinking and decision-making throughout the nursing process to improve the care of clients.
  • Practice as a responsible member of the nursing profession reflecting current standards of practice including ethical and legal accountability.
  • Apply basic organizational and systems leadership for quality care and patient safety in the provision and management of health care.
  • Practice patient-centered care respectfully and nonjudgmentally with diverse populations of individuals, families, and communities.
  • Engage in ongoing, self-directed learning, self-evaluation, and goal setting throughout their nursing career.
  • Engage in the scholarship of evidence-based practice and research to support high quality health outcomes and safe nursing care.
  • Promote clinical prevention and population health based on an understanding of global health care issues.
  • Use information management systems and apply patient care technologies for clinical decision-making.

Nursing Alumni Spotlight

Gwendolyn Olton '12

Care Manager, Bay Creek Medical Group

"I'm so happy I chose Fisher for a nursing degree. The professors are amazing educators with a passion for what they do. The clinical experiences were relevant and eye-opening, and the classes were engaging. It's an amazing program."

Learn more about Gwendolyn Olton.


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