Standards of Practice and Education


St. Louis will be the leader of excellence in the education and development of PSW health care professionals within the communities we serve.


The St. Louis PSW Program will inspire and engage our students in order to realize their full potential.  We will nurture hope, opportunity and success by:

  • Providing accessible education to our students by removing barriers,
  • Guiding students along their chosen career path so that they can support people’s needs to be healthy and independent according to the clients’ choices and capabilities,
  • Following approved educational standards necessary to provide PSW students of excellence,
  • Consistently demonstrating “Best Practice” Guidelines, and
  • Collaborating with our Community Partners in order to serve the diverse and ever changing needs of the community.