Mission, Vision & Values of the Nursing DNP

Vision Statement

The Marymount University Department of Nursing aims to inspire future leaders in the advancement of the profession and promote the art and science of nursing in a collaborative, culturally sensitive, evolving health care environment.

Mission Statement

In keeping with the mission of the Marymount University and the tradition of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary, the Department of Nursing prepares future nurses and nurse leaders using a framework that is student-centered and evidence-informed. Students actively engage in providing high-quality care focusing on optimizing health outcomes for diverse individuals, families, and communities.


  • Pursuit of Excellence
  • Scholarship
  • Ethical Reasoning
  • Respect
  • Leadership
  • Compassion
  • Service
  • Social Justice/Advocacy