The mission of Rutgers School of Nursing reflects the beliefs of the faculty and gives direction to the curricula of the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral nursing degree programs as well as to the Centers of Excellence, the Center for Professional Development, and the Educational Opportunity Fund programs. The school's mission and goals are congruent with the university's tripartite mission of education, research, and service. The School of Nursing's mission is to educate students; advance the discipline of nursing through research, scholarship, and practice; provide service responsive to the health care needs of diverse populations; and demonstrate local, national, and international leadership. The faculty have identified key goals in education, research, service, and practice that guide baccalaureate education for those entering the profession of nursing and for those registered nurses wishing to obtain a baccalaureate degree, as well as graduate education at the master's and doctoral levels.
The university reserves the right for any reason to cancel or modify any course or program listed in the catalogs. In addition, individual course offerings and programs may vary from year to year.