Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

BSN Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the HPU BSN Nursing Program the graduate will:

  • Synthesize knowledge from the humanities, arts and sciences to provide competent nursing services within a multicultural society.
  • Effectively utilize the nursing process to prioritize the dynamic integrations of body, mind and spirit.
  • Consistently demonstrate effective, assertive and professional communication with all members of the health care team.
  • Apply therapeutic communication skills to assess and facilitate patients’, families’, groups’, and communities’ understanding of their own experience.
  • Integrate the caring ethic as the foundation of nursing practice.
  • Provide culturally competent nursing care to promote health outcomes of diverse populations.
  • Apply the research process to deliver evidence-based care.
  • Utilize information systems to support nursing and deliver patient centered care.
  • Collaborate in community service in response to the diverse needs of people served.
  • Integrate critical thinking, diagnostic, moral and ethical reasoning to assist the patient in achieving mutually determined health outcomes.
  • Integrate principles of leadership, management, and health care policies into nursing practice.
  • Practice nursing care with the proficiency of a beginning generalist as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team.
  • Pursue knowledge and expertise commensurate with the evolving scope of professional nursing practice.

Nursing students