Outcomes are developed based on the AACN Essentials of Baccalaureate Education, 2003, as well as other state and national professional guidelines to reflect the constant changes in nursing and nursing education. The outcomes also reflect the missions and philosophies of the Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing and the parent institutions.
Upon completion of this program, the nursing graduate will be prepared to:
Nursing education at PHSSN includes classroom instruction, clinical instruction, as well as simulated experiences. Students also practice virtual patient cases with microsimulation, a software technology which simulates medical emergencies and procedures to help learners develop decision-making and critical thinking skills.