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Public Notice of CCNE Accreditation Visit
Invitation for Third Party Comments
August 16, 2018
The Northern Arizona University School of Nursing (NAUSON) is seeking a 10-year accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) to continually ensure that our educational programs are effective, of the highest quality, and meet the established standards of undergraduate and graduate programs.
CCNE will conduct an on-site accreditation visit on November 7-9, 2018 at the NAUSON in accordance with the Procedures for Accreditation of Baccalaureate and Graduate Degree Nursing Programs. CCNE provides the opportunity for program constituents to submit in writing, third-party comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation status.
Third-party comments must relate to the CCNE Standards for Accreditation of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Programs http://www.aacnnursing.org/Portals/42/CCNE/PDF/Standards-Amended-2013.pdf and must be signed and received at the CCNE offices by October 17, 2018.
Comments are shared only with the CCNE evaluation team appointed to review the NAUSON programs. During its review of the program, the evaluation team considers third-party comments, if any, that relate to the program’s qualifications for accreditation.
Please address and send your comments to the following:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K St., NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
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The NAU School of Nursing
We offer challenging and rewarding coursework in multiple learning environments that reflect the standards of professional nursing and prepares you to practice in a variety of healthcare settings and graduate school. You’ll learn to:
- think critically
- work collaboratively
- function interdependently
- plan and implement nursing care in a variety of urban and rural settings for:
Make a difference
As a registered nurse or nurse practitioner, you’ll make a difference every day. You’ll learn ways to positively impact the lives and health of individuals, families, and communities—at home and abroad.
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