In accordance with the philosophy and mission of its mother
Association, the Makassed Philanthropic Islamic Association, the Makassed
College of Nursing and Health Sciences believes that quality health care is a
basic human right that should be equally accessible to all citizens and in all
regions of the country. It seeks to achieve the highest standards in the
teaching and practice of nursing and the other health care professions.
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences is:
- A leading academic
institution that provides quality education at both professional and academic
- A center for the
preparation of nursing and health manpower for the national and regional health
- A model academic institution
for the development and implementation of in service and rehabilitation
programs for nurses of all categories and other health care professionals at
the national level.
Hence, the college has committed itself to:
- Promote the nursing as well
as other health care professions in the community.
- Provide the highest
standard of professional education by qualified faculty and administrative
- Prepare leaders able to
deal with role changes in emerging health care systems.
- Exercise quality control
over academic programs and develop a credentialing system for that purpose.
- Graduate health care
manpower with an advanced level of professionalism to meet the needs of health
care institutions in Lebanon and the Region.