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  • Accreditation

    The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Samford University are accredited by The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

    The nurse anesthesia program is fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia/Educational Programs (COA), 222 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068; (847) 655-1160, http://home.coa.us.com. The program's next review by the COA is scheduled for May 2015.

    Call for Comments

    Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing at Samford University is conducting an accreditation self-study related to the quality and effectiveness of its baccalaureate, master's and doctoral nursing programs and its post-graduate APRN certificate. As part of this accreditation review process, the School of Nursing will host an on-site evaluation November 3 through 5, 2014, by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Current students, alumni, faculty, health care professionals, and other interested parties are invited to submit comments on the program's effectiveness and qualifications for accreditation status to CCNE. CCNE shares third-party comments with members of the evaluation team prior to the visit, and at no time during the review process are these comments shared with the School of Nursing. Please note that all comments must be signed and received by CCNE no later than October 4, 2014, in order to be considered. 

    If you would like to submit a third party comment, please submit to thirdpartycomments@aacn.nche.edu. Or, if you prefer, mail comments to:
    Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    Attn: Third-Party Comments
    One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
    Washington, DC 20036