Mission and Goals
The mission of the SUNY Empire State College School of Nursing is congruent with the college's mission in creating learning environments that promote critical thinking, social responsibility and lifelong learning.
The School of Nursing prepares nurses as leaders and full partners on interdisciplinary teams in complex health care environments within a global community.
The goals of the School of Nursing are to:
- provide seamless academic progression
- promote collaborative and dynamic learning environments through both mentoring relationships and the use of technology
- promote professional values, including lifelong learning and professional-role development allowing students to reach their full potential
- provide accessible, affordable and flexible programs of study to meet the academic needs of the adult learner.
The RN to BSN, MS in Nursing Education, and MS in Nursing Administration programs at Empire State College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing®
The mission of STTI is to advance world health and celebrate nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service.
An accreditation review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for SUNY Empire State College's nursing programs has been scheduled for March 1-3, 2021. As part of this review process, third-party comments are solicited.
All third-party comments submitted to CCNE must be written in English, consistent with CCNE's policy on Conduct of Business in English. The comments may be sent to:
Third-party comments must be received by CCNE no later than February 8, 2021.