Mission of the Deicke Center for Nursing
In keeping with the mission of Elmhurst College, the Department of Nursing is a collaborative learning community that educates baccalaureate and graduate students for ethical practice, leadership, scholarship, and service. Elmhurst College graduates contribute to dynamic complex health care systems that serve diverse individuals, families and communities.
Vision of the Deicke Center for Nursing
The Department of Nursing at Elmhurst College will be recognized as a regional center of academic excellence supported by a collaborative learning culture where faculty prepare, mentor and coach students to be innovative in their nursing practice, clinical leadership, scholarly thinking and social responsibility. The Elmhurst College experience prepares graduates to make a difference in the world.
Goals of the Deicke Center for Nursing
Philosophy of the Deicke Center for Nursing
The Deicke Center for Nursing educates students in baccalaureate and master’s degree programs for ethical practice and leadership in professional nursing. To accomplish this, the faculty and students are dedicated to creating an educational environment that focuses on: