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

The post-graduate APRN certificate program at Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).  Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

Contact information:

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