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Application Cycles


Interest in Applying for Pre-accreditation Candidacy

Programs interested in submitting an application for pre-accreditation candidacy must indicate their interest by sending an email to accreditation@nln.org. Programs must indicate what application deadline they seek to meet, the number of campuses the nursing program is taught at, and the program type(s) for which they are seeking pre-accreditation status. CNEA staff will respond with information on how to access the online application. 

 

NLN CNEA Fall 2017 Accreditation Cycle

The following programs have scheduled Fall 2017 on-site program evaluation visits. The public is invited to submit third-party comments on any of the programs listed below. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments in writing directly to NLN CNEA, attention Andrea Browning, Manager of Accreditation Services, 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037.

Chamberlain University
September 25-27, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Doctor of Nursing Practice program
Third-party comment deadline: September 11, 2017

Ivy Tech Community College
September 25-28, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Practical Nursing program and Associate of Science in Nursing program
Third-party comment deadline: September 11, 2017

University of Arkansas at Monticello
October 9-11, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program and Bachelor of Science in Nursing program
Third-party comment deadline: September 25, 2017

Salem International University
October 16-18, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) program
Third-party comment deadline: October 2, 2017

Santa Clarita Community College District (College of the Canyons)
October 25-27, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Associate Degree Registered Nursing program
Third-party comment deadline: October 11, 2017

Davis & Elkins College
December 6-8, 2017
Initial Accreditation: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) program
Third-party comment deadline: November 22, 2017

Programs hosting an on-site program evaluation visit in September and October 2017 will be reviewed by the NLN CNEA Program Review Committee on January 10-11, 2018 and the NLN CNEA Board of Commissioners on February 26-27, 2018.