Nightingale College and its nursing degree programs are accredited:
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
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 Nightingale College Associate Degree Nursing Program delivered via distance education holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.
National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation
2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20037
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program at Nightingale College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
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
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.