PON Program of Nursing (PON) Mission, Vision, Goals

PON Mission

The mission of the pre-licensure BSN program is to provide quality undergraduate nursing education that prepares students for baccalaureate-generalist professional nursing practice.

PON Vision

With the intentional and cooperative efforts of the entire College community, and through excellence in teaching, scholarship, practice and service, the Lindsey Wilson College pre-licensure BSN program aspires to:

  • Be the regional leader in providing an exceptional nursing education
  • Create the best possible environment for the individual growth of students
  • Graduate students that are prepared for life and professional nursing practice in a complex rapidly changing world and health care environment
  • Advance health at the local, regional and global arena through scientific evidence and sound professional practice.

PON Goals

  • 70% of graduating BSN students will complete the program within a five year period.
  • 80% of students will indicate satisfaction with the LWC nursing program.
  • 90% of the graduating student will achieve a passing score on the National Council Licensure Examination for registered nurses (NCLEX - RN) during the first test. This goal pertain the Pre-licensure track only.
  • 90% of graduates desiring employment as a registered nurse will be employed within one year of graduation.
  • 80% of alumni completing the Alumni Survey will demonstrate satisfaction with their undergraduate baccalaureate education.
  • 80% of the surveys returned by employers will indicate satisfaction with the performance of the LWC BSN program graduates.

Revisied and Approved (PON) 12.11.2017