Our Mission and Vision:


Donna G. Hood, Ph.D., RN
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Vision Statement


The Louisiana Tech University Division of Nursing is committed to serving as a benchmark nursing program in the community, state, and southern region of the country through the provision of innovative teaching and interactive opportunities to prepare the entry level registered nurse to function in the evolving health care delivery system.



The Division of Nursing is committed to excellence in the education of students of diverse educational and cultural backgrounds preparing them to enter an ever changing health care environment as competent practitioners of nursing. This educational environment

Fosters critical thinking

Is achieved through interaction of faculty with students

Is responsive to community needs

Is cognizant of regional and national trends in health care delivery

Recognizes its responsibility for research and scholarly activity, and service.