At Sentara Healthcare, our mission is simple...we improve health every day.
The Mission of the College is:
Sentara College of Health Sciences is the private higher education not-for-profit educational division of Sentara Healthcare that prepares health care professionals to meet changing demands and critical human resource needs of Sentara Healthcare and the greater communities it serves. The Sentara College of Health Sciences uses multimodal delivery systems to offer high-quality undergraduate degrees in Nursing and Allied Health and other related continuing education courses. The dedicated faculty and staff promote the welfare and success of the individual student through effective teaching, supportive service and applied scholarship.
The College offers innovation and excellence in the delivery of a baccalaureate program in nursing, Associate of Occupational Science Degree program in Cardiovascular Technology and in Surgical Technology and certificate programs in Care Partner, Monitor Surveillance Technology and Central Sterile Supply Technician.
The Vision of the College is to:
Be among the top healthcare educational choices of the communities we serve.
The Institutional Goals of the College are to:
1. Provide excellence in education through:
2. Provide opportunities to apply knowledge/scholarship obtained through general education courses previously taken and or apply experiential learning, to meet education and vocational goals, leading to a viable career in healthcare.
3. Graduate healthcare professionals who: