Mission, Vision, Guiding Principles and Strategic Plan


Mission, Vision, Guiding Principles and Strategic Plan


The mission of the Daniel K. Inouye Graduate School of Nursing is to provide the nation with the highest quality advanced practice nurse clinicians, scientists and scholars dedicated to federal health service and health readiness.


America’s premier nursing graduate school, innovative in advanced practice and nursing science, transforming military and federal health.

Strategic Framework 

Strategic Plan



GSN Initiatives 2018-2020

Initiatives Infographic

In the News

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USU's Graduate School of Nursing was established in 1993 with the Family Nurse Practitioner Program. Since then, it has grown in size and scope. Now, the GSN has four Master of Science in Nursing programs, three Doctor of Nursing Practice programs and a Doctor of Philosophy program.