Mission and Vision


The mission of the College of Nursing is to transform lives through premier nursing education, innovative research, the highest quality health care, and pursuing health equity for all.


The vision of the College of Nursing is to collaborate with our academic-practice partners in using the ITEACH values to be a vital contributor to a world-renowned health sciences center and to advance innovative nursing education incorporating evidence-based experiential and active learning approaches; lead health care and health systems solutions based on cutting edge nursing research and a commitment to addressing social determinants of health and education; promote health, reduce the burden of illness, and actively work toward health equity in Nebraska and beyond; and, embrace diversity and inclusivity as essential to excellence.