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  • Home / Inside Ursuline / Consumer Information / Accreditation

    Accreditation

    Ursuline College has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, since 1931. The next comprehensive evaluation will be in 2021-22.

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    Accreditation

    Ursuline College is accredited by the
    Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association
    30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
    Chicago, Illinois 60602-2504
    tel.: (800) 621-744
    www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org


    Additional Accreditations and Approvals include:

    • American Art Therapy Association
    • Art Therapy Credentials Board
    • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
    • American Bar Association
    • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Council on Social Work Education
    • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
    • Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
    • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education
    • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Ohio Board of Regents
    • Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapy Board
    • Ohio Department of Education
    • Public Relations Society of America, APR
    • State of Ohio Board of Nursing
    • State of Ohio Department of Education
    • The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

    Nursing Accreditation

    The Breen School of Nursing undergraduate BSN Programs are preparing for an onsite evaluation by the Commission on College Nursing Education (CCNE) for September 25 to 27, 2019. As required by CCNE procedures, at least two months before the scheduled on-site evaluation there is an opportunity for program constituents and other interested parties to submit, in writing, comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation.  Prior to the visit, CCNE is seeking written, third-party comments. All comments must be received by September 4, 2019.  Comments should be directed to thirdpartycomments@ccneaccreditation.org or: 

    Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education
    Attn: Third-Party Comments
    655 K St., NW, Suite 750
    Washington, DC 20001

    Business Accreditation

    The Department of Business, School of Graduate and Professional Studies at Ursuline College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. For a listing of accredited programs, click here.

    Click here to see our IACBE Public Disclosure of Student Achievement (updated as of 2018).