The purposes of the MU Sinclair School of Nursing reflect a strong commitment to the education, practice, research, service, and extension missions of the Health Science Center and the University. The MU Sinclair School of Nursing is an integral part of the University of Missouri Health System. One of Missouri's most comprehensive health care networks, the system includes three schools: Sinclair School of Nursing, School of Health Professionals, and School of Medicine.
The University of Missouri is one of the nation's top-tier institutions with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research. Scholarly nursing research is a central focus of the MU Sinclair School of Nursing for the value it brings to the classroom and its benefits to the health of society.