Nightingale College is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Schools (ABHES). ABHES is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a private, non-profit, independent accrediting agency. For more information:
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N.
Falls Church, VA 22043
As part of the pre-accreditation candidacy applications for its forthcoming Practical Nursing (PN) Diploma and Licensed Practical Nurse to Associate of Science in Nursing (LPN-to-ASN) programs with the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), Nightingale College hereby notifies all communities of interest of their right to submit comments about the impending programs directly to the NLN CNEA staff and encourages learners, alumni, employer partners, and members of the public to direct any and all remarks to the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) located at:
2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037.
For more information, please visit http://www.nln.org/accreditation-services.
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc (ACEN). For more information:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Nightingale College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
Nightingale College has been approved by Utah to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.
Nightingale College has entered into a Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understating (MOU) with the Department of Defense (DoD). Participation in the program allows the College to offer Tuition Assistance (TA) to qualified students.
Department of Defense
Nightingale College is a signatory to the White House’s Joining Forces Initiative. Joining Forces educational partners help servicemembers and their families by expanding education opportunities, easing transferability of academic credit, and increase job training opportunities for servicemembers, military spouses, and veterans.
Joining Forces Initiative
Nightingale College is a member of the National League for Nursing.
National League for Nursing
Nightingale College is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
American Association of Colleges of Nursing