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)

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Contact information:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 887-6791