Signature Curriculum

GSN Nurse Anesthesia

Signature Curriculum

The Graduate School of Nursing has a unique charge  to prepare advanced practice nurses, clinicians, scientists and scholars for the challenges of military and public health medicine. In order to fulfill the School's lofty responsibilities, faculty members utilize a signature curriculum when educating tomorrow's health care leaders.

Whether pursuing a master's degree, a doctor of nursing degree or a Ph.D., a major part of the GSN experience encompasses three focus areas that distinguishes the GSN's curriculum from other schools of nursing. These include:

  • Operational Readiness in Changing Environments
  • Clinical Decision Making in the Federal Health Care Delivery System
  • Global, Environmental, Cultural and Political Context
GSN Signature Culliculum

These benchmarks are woven throughout every program within the School, and they include the following study threads:

  • Evidenced-Based Practice and Research
  • Leadership and Health Policy
  • Transition of Technology to Practice and Education
  • Health Promotion for Warriors and Families
  • Patient Safety