Mission & Vision


The mission of St. Elizabeth College of Nursing is to provide a strong foundation of theory and nursing practice within an environment of academic excellence that promotes active citizenship and a desire for life-long learning. In the spirit of the Franciscan tradition and values, the College is committed to creating a caring learning environment for diverse student populations.


Facilitate the teaching/learning process to prepare the learner for entry level practice into the discipline of nursing.

Respond to ongoing changes in education, technology, and health care.

Empower the learning community, in the spirit of the Franciscan tradition, to embrace life-long learning.