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School of Science, Allied Health, & Nursing

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Pam Stanley

Dean’s Message

I am honored to welcome you to Holy Names University's School of Science, Allied Health, & Nursing (SAHN). We have graduated equity-minded individuals for over 50 years with BSN, MSN, and MBA degrees.

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Our Vision

The School of Science, Allied Health, and Nursing at HNU is to be the educational provider of choice by incorporating experiential learning and promoting social justice to transform healthcare and build scientific literacy for our communities. 

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What Nursing is

Our Philosophy

The Faculty believe careers within the sciences :
• are governed by a rigorous, evolving body of knowledge
• are grounded in evidence-based practices
• encompass the practice of compassion and caring
• advocate for social justice
• engage in life-long learning
• advances scholarship and understanding in their field

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Simulation Lab
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Educate the whole

Value Statement

We embrace professionalism, life-long learning, and social justice using a holistic approach in a student-centered supportive environment.

Nursing Program Outcomes

Graduates from HNU Nursing programs are:
1. Caring professionals
2. Advocates for social justice
3. Strong clinical reasoners
4. Effective communicators
5. Collaborators with diverse cultures
6. Safe quality providers of care
7. Knowledgeable of the global healthcare environment
8. Strong leaders

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing program reaccreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Site Visit

On March 9-11, 2022, nationally recognized accrediting agency for the baccalaureate and graduate degree programs in nursing education, CCNE, will visit HNU for the reaccreditation of its Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

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