Accreditation

University of Virginia

UVA is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). More information available here.

School of Nursing

Nursing degrees (baccalaureate, master’s, and doctor of nursing practice) are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036.

The School of Nursing pre-licensure degree programs are approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico Virginia 23233-1463.

School of Nursing Self-Study 2013

Click on the following links for a PDF of the self-study, submitted to CCNE in September 2013.

 

School of Nursing Accreditation History

CCNE Accreditation

  • The BSN and MSN degrees were first accredited by CCNE in 2004
  • The DNP degree was first accredited by CCNE in 2009


Prior Accreditation by the National League for Nursing (NLN):

  • The UVA hospital’s nursing school (a diploma program) was accredited in 1948
  • The UVA School of Nursing’s BSN was first accredited by NLN in 1959
  • The UVA School of Nursing’s MSN was first accredited by NLN in 1974