Nursing Programs Receive Continued Accreditation from CCNE

Posted on 12/6/2019 10:49:47 AM

After a rigorous review process, the IUP Nursing and Allied Health Professions Department is excited to announce it has received another 10-year accreditation for its baccalaureate and master’s degree programs in nursing through the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education!

Officially recognized by the US Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.

CCNE serves the public interest by assessing and identifying programs that engage in effective educational practices. As a voluntary, self-regulatory process, CCNE accreditation supports and encourages continuing self-assessment by nursing programs and supports continuing growth and improvement of collegiate professional edcucation and nurse residency programs.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Indiana University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).