Mission, Vision and Values


The SON prepares nursing professionals to serve as leaders, clinicians and scholars through a wide range of innovative educational programs to meet the healthcare needs of an ever changing culturally diverse society.




Our vision is to be the premier School of choice for providing the highest quality of nursing education, scholarship and practice with a commitment to community engagement to promote healthy citizens in the Charlotte region and beyond.



The SON embraces the following five (5) core values: Integrity, Innovation, Collegiality, Diversity and Scholarship.

All of our degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) through 2021, and approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.