nurse cares for clients from many different backgrounds cultures and
countries. Michigan State University College of Nursing has graduates
practicing throughout the world. Understanding health beliefs and
practices from different cultural groups is an important part of
providing culturally competent healthcare.
Global Cultural Competence
International scholarship through study abroad provides faculty and students a chance to grow personally while learning about other people, places and cultures, and broadens their education and perspective on the world. The College of Nursing has international initiatives in: