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About The Clemson University School of Nursing


Clemson nursing graduates
have a nearly 100 percent job placement rate within three months of graduation.

Clemson nursing graduates

have a nearly 100 percent job placement rate within three months of graduation.

The School of Nursing is an integral part of Clemson University, a land-grant, state-supported institution of higher learning. The school is committed to teaching, research and service to the public of South Carolina, the nation and the world. The goal of the Clemson University School of Nursing is to prepare nurses for professional practice, leadership in health care and to advance nursing knowledge.

Mission

The mission of Clemson University School of Nursing, as a scholarly center of learning, is to educate students at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels to become health care professionals who advance scientific knowledge and evidence-based practice through research and outreach.

Vision

The Clemson University School of Nursing will shape the future of nursing and health care through leadership, scholarship and practice to optimize the health and quality of life for the people of South Carolina, the nation and the global community.

Goals

  • Research: The School of Nursing will contribute to the health innovation area of focus within the Clemson University research priority by increasing visibility of School of Nursing as scientists pursuing research.
  • Engagement: The School of Nursing will be recognized as a leader for fostering connectivity, collaboration, and creativity between student, faculty, and alumni groups with the global, local, and interprofessional communities, both in and outside the classroom.
  • Academic Core: The School of Nursing will cultivate and deliver academic excellence in nursing and healthcare genetics using sustainable, innovative, and interprofessional pedagogies to create a seamless transition from didactics to clinical practice.
  • Living: The School of Nursing will enhance the living environment by leading health and wellness programs that nurture a climate of diversity, inclusion and respect.