The four specific educational goals of the Conway School of Nursing, as identified by the faculty, are:
- Educational programs are implemented to meet the missions of the University, the Conway School of Nursing, and the standards set by the profession and societal needs.
- The climate and environment in the Conway School of Nursing facilitates faculty and student research and scholarly activities.
- A competitive market position is maintained to enroll a sufficient number of qualified students of diverse backgrounds to support the excellence of the educational programs.
- Contributions to the health care of people are made through an emphasis on Christian, moral, and spiritual value systems within the context of Catholic teachings.