Accreditation

APPROVAL: TEXAS BOARD OF NURSING (TXBON)

The Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing has full approval from the Texas Board of Nursing. Graduates are eligible to write the NCLEX-RN (the national examination for registered nursing).

Contact information:

Texas Board of Nursing
William P. Hobby Building
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701-3944
Phone: (512) 305-7400


NATIONAL ACCREDITATION: COMMISSION ON COLLEGIATE NURSING EDUCATION (CCNE)

In addition to TXBON approval, PHSSN is nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Third-party comments to the CCNE regarding PHSSN’s qualifications for accreditation may be mailed to the address below and will be accepted only with signed comments.

Contact information:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036