The Loewenberg School of Nursing (LSON), situated in a diverse metropolitan community,
is committed to the preparation of nursing professionals who share a common goal of
promoting health of the global community Both undergraduate and graduate programs
are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The mission of the LSON is to provide accessible and innovative higher education preparing
leaders who promote health of the global community through excellent teaching, rigorous
research, and collaborative practice/service. To fulfill the mission, we are committed
to creating a learner –centered educational environment, inspiring life-long learning
through excellence in teaching, shaping practice through innovation and partnerships,
creating and disseminating knowledge through research and engaged scholarship, and
embracing diversity and cultural competence. Our commitment is built on the core values
of caring, diversity, integrity, and leadership.
To fulfill our Mission, we set four Strategic Goals:
- Continue developing innovative and high quality programs for diverse populations
- Use state-of-art technologies to advance education, research, and practice
- Build sustainable programs of research and scholarship to advance nursing science
- Forge meaningful partnerships to promote health of global communities
"LSON is approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing"