College of Nursing Accreditation
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is a member of and accredited by the The Higher Learning Commission. The baccalaureate program of the College of Nursing is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing. The baccalaureate degree in nursing, and master’s degree in nursing science, Doctor of Nursing Practice, and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Last Accreditation: 2015
Accreditation Cycle: 5 years initial program accreditation; 10 Years for continuing accreditation
Accredited Through: 2020 (DNP program); 2025 (BSN, master’s and post-graduate APRN completion programs)
Self Study: CCNE Narrative 2015 UAMS
Agency address: 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791