On March 13-14, 2014, the ACEN Board of Commissioners met to review nursing programs applying for continuing and initial accreditation that were visited in the Fall 2013 Accreditation Cycle, Follow-Up Reports, and Focused Visits. The following lists the accreditation decisions from that meeting.

Accredited nursing programs are afforded the opportunity to forward comments regarding the Commission decision to the ACEN by May 7, 2014.

Programs Reviewed for Initial Accreditation
Programs Reviewed for Continuing Accreditation
Commission Actions Based on Programs Submitting a Follow-Up Report
Commission Actions Based on a Focused Visit

Programs Reviewed for Initial Accreditation

Governing Organization

State

Program Type

Next Review

American Sentinel University Colorado Clinical Doctorate Fall 2018
Baker College of Muskegon Michigan Associate Fall 2018
Baptist Health System School of Health Professions Texas Baccalaureate Fall 2018
Bryan College of Health Sciences Nebraska Master’s Fall 2018
Bryant & Stratton College – Akron Ohio Associate Fall 2018
Centra Health, Inc. Virginia Associate Fall 2018
Crowder College Missouri Associate Fall 2018
Danville Area Community College Illinois Associate Fall 2018
Darton State College Georgia Baccalaureate Fall 2018
Everest College – Henderson Nevada Associate Fall 2018
Fortis College – Indianapolis Indiana Associate Fall 2018
Franklin Pierce University New Hampshire Master’s/PMC Fall 2018
Indiana University East Indiana Master’s Fall 2018
Indiana University Kokomo Indiana Master’s Fall 2018
Moraine Valley Community College Illinois Associate Fall 2018
New England Institute of Technology Rhode Island Baccalaureate Fall 2018
Northwestern Michigan College Michigan Practical Fall 2018
Northwestern Michigan College Michigan Associate Fall 2018
Pittsburgh Technical Institute Pennsylvania Practical Fall 2018
Rappahannock Community College Virginia Associate Fall 2018
Rasmussen College – Ocala Florida Associate Fall 2018
Regis College Massachusetts Clinical Doctorate Fall 2018
Ridgewater College Minnesota Practical Fall 2018
Saint Cloud Technical and Community College Minnesota Associate Deny Initial Accreditation
Saint Cloud Technical and Community College Minnesota Practical Fall 2018
Southwest Florida College Florida Associate Deny Initial Accreditation
University of Maine at Augusta Maine Baccalaureate Fall 2018
Wayne County Community College District Michigan Associate Deny Initial Accreditation

(Accreditation Manual, Policies, p.8)
POLICY #4: Types of Commission Actions on Applications for Accreditation

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Programs Reviewed for Continuing Accreditation

Governing Organization

State

Program Type

Next Review

Albany State University Georgia Baccalaureate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Albany State University Georgia Master’s/PMC Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Aria Health System Pennsylvania Diploma Fall 2021
Bryan College of Health Sciences Nebraska Baccalaureate Fall 2021
Davis Applied Technology College Utah Practical Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Fall 2015
Daytona State College Florida Associate Fall 2021
East Arkansas Community College Arkansas Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Firelands Regional Health System Ohio Diploma Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Gadsden State Community College Alabama Associate Fall 2021
Garden City Community College Kansas Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
George Corley Wallace Community College-Selma Alabama Associate Fall 2021
Graham Hospital Association Illinois Diploma Fall 2021
Grays Harbor College Washington Associate Spring 2016 with Warning
Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District California Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Hackensack UMC Mountainside New Jersey Diploma Fall 2021
Herzing University – Madison Wisconsin Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Highline Community College Washington Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Hopkinsville Community College Kentucky Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Idaho State University Idaho Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas Associate Fall 2021
Kapiolani Community College Hawaii Associate Fall 2021
Kent State University Ohio Associate Fall 2021
Lipscomb University Tennessee Baccalaureate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Lone Star College – North Harris Texas Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Lurleen B. Wallace Community College Alabama Associate Spring 2016 with Warning
Maria College New York Associate Fall 2021
Mercy College of Health Sciences Iowa Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Mercy College of Ohio Ohio Baccalaureate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Mid-America Technology Center Oklahoma Practical Fall 2015 with Warning
Mississippi University for Women Mississippi Associate Fall 2021
Monroe County Community College Michigan Associate Fall 2021 with Removal of Warning
North Central Kansas Technical College Kansas Associate Spring 2016 with Warning
Northeast Alabama Community College Alabama Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Northeast Alabama Community College Alabama Practical Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Fall 2015
Odessa College Texas Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Prairie View A&M University Texas Master’s/PMC Fall 2021
Prairie View A&M University Texas Baccalaureate Fall 2021
Riverside City College California Associate Fall 2021
Rochester General Hospital New York Practical Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Fall 2015
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Bethlehem Pennsylvania Diploma Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Saint Paul College – A Community & Technical College Minnesota Practical Fall 2021
Salish Kootenai College Montana Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
San Diego City College California Associate Fall 2021
Santa Fe Community College New Mexico Associate Fall 2021
Seattle Central Community College Washington Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Seminole State College of Florida Florida Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Sonoma State University California Baccalaureate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Sonoma State University California Master’s/PMC Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Southeast Missouri Hospital Missouri Associate Fall 2021
Southwestern College California Associate Fall 2021
Spartanburg Community College South Carolina Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
St. John’s Riverside Hospital New York Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Stephen F. Austin State University Texas Baccalaureate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Tidewater Community College Virginia Associate Fall 2021 with Removal of Warning
Universidad del Sagrado Corazon Puerto Rico Baccalaureate Deny Continuing Accreditation
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Puerto Rico Baccalaureate Fall 2021
UPMC Mercy Pennsylvania Diploma Fall 2021
Walters State Community College Tennessee Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Washington Adventist University Maryland Baccalaureate Deny Continuing Accreditation
West Georgia Technical College Georgia Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Western Iowa Tech Community College Iowa Practical Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Fall 2015
Western New Mexico University New Mexico Associate Fall 2021 with Conditions
Follow-Up Report – Spring 2016
Western Pennsylvania Hospital Pennsylvania Diploma Fall 2021
York College of CUNY New York Baccalaureate Fall 2021

(Accreditation Manual, Policies, p.8)
POLICY #4: Types of Commission Actions on Applications for Accreditation
Accreditation with Conditions or Warning Status

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Commission Actions Based on Programs Submitting a Follow-Up Report

Governing Organization

State

Program Type

Commission Action

Next Review
Anna Maria College Massachusetts Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Casper College Wyoming Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Clarion County Career Center Pennsylvania Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Cloud County Community College Kansas Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
College of Lake County Illinois Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Colorado State University – Pueblo Colorado Master’s/PMC Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Community College of Rhode Island Rhode Island Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Community College of Rhode Island Rhode Island Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Cumberland County College New Jersey Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College Virginia Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Hocking Technical College Ohio Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Horry-Georgetown Technical College South Carolina Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Howard Community College Maryland Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Howard Community College Maryland Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Keiser University – Fort Lauderdale Florida Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Keiser University – Lakeland Florida Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Keiser University – Melbourne Florida Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Keiser University – Miami Florida Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Kentucky State University Kentucky Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Lincoln Memorial University Tennessee Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Lincoln Memorial University Tennessee Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Marion Technical College Ohio Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Moraine Park Technical College Wisconsin Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
North Dakota State College of Science North Dakota Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
North Hennepin Community College Minnesota Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Northern Maine Community College Maine Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Northern Wyoming Community College District Wyoming Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Northwestern Oklahoma State University Oklahoma Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee Oklahoma Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City Oklahoma Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College South Carolina Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College South Carolina Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Portland Community College Oregon Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Presentation College South Dakota Baccalaureate Continuing Accreditation with Warning Fall 2014
South College Tennessee Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
University of Tampa Florida Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
University of Tampa Florida Master’s/PMC Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Texas Master’s Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
University of the Virgin Islands Virgin Islands Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Utah State University – College of Eastern Utah Utah Practical Affirm Continuing Accreditation Fall 2019
Weber State University Utah Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Weber State University Utah Baccalaureate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019
Western Oklahoma State College Oklahoma Associate Affirm Continuing Accreditation Spring 2019

(Accreditation Manual, Policies, p.8)
POLICY #4: Types of Commission Actions on Applications for Accreditation
Follow-Up Report

For more information on the topics listed above, refer to the ACEN Accreditation Manual

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Commission Actions Based on a Focused Visit

Governing Organization

State

Program Type

Commission Action

Adventist University of Health Sciences Florida Baccalaureate Extend continuing accreditation to the generic baccalaureate program option with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes
Anna Maria College Massachusetts Baccalaureate Extend continuing accreditation to the pre-licensure baccalaureate program option with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes
Front Range Community College – Boulder County Campus Colorado Associate Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 4 Curriculum and Standard 6 Outcomes
Front Range Community College – Boulder County Campus Colorado Practical Extend continuing accreditation to the new teaching location with monitoring of Standard 4 Curriculum and Standard 6 Outcomes
Gordon State College Georgia Baccalaureate Affirm continuing accreditation following the change in delivery method for the RN-to-BSN program
Grambling State University Louisiana Baccalaureate Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 4 Curriculum and Standard 6 Outcomes
La Roche College Pennsylvania Associate Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes
Meridian Community College Mississippi Associate Extend continuing accreditation to the part-time evening option
Meridian Community College Mississippi Practical Extend continuing accreditation to the part-time evening option
Minneapolis Community & Technical College Minnesota Associate Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 6 Outcomes
Minneapolis Community & Technical College Minnesota Practical Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 6 Outcomes
North Dakota State College of Science North Dakota Practical Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 4 Curriculum
Notre Dame of Maryland University Maryland Baccalaureate Extend continuing accreditation to the pre-licensure baccalaureate program option with monitoring of Standard 6 Outcomes
Redlands Community College Florida Associate Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes
Saint Charles Community College Missouri Associate Extend continuing accreditation to the new program location with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes
Saint Francis Medical Center Illinois Clinical Doctorate Extend continuing accreditation to the leadership program option
Saint Francis Medical Center Illinois Master’s/PMC Affirm continuing accreditation with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff
Tulsa Community College Oklahoma Associate Extend continuing accreditation to the new teaching location with monitoring of Standard 2 Faculty and Staff and Standard 6 Outcomes

(Accreditation Manual, Policies, p.22)
POLICY #14: Reporting Substantive Changes
Focused Visits

Withdrawal of Accreditation (Accreditation Manual, Policies, p.15)
POLICY #7: Withdrawal

For more information on the topics listed above, refer to the ACEN Accreditation Manual

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