Accreditation

The Michigan Board of Nursing is the regulatory body that grants provisional and full approval of nursing education programs in the State of Michigan. Full approval of the Western Michigan University Bronson School of Nursing was granted in July 2002, following provisional status prior to that time.

The WMU Bronson School of Nursing undergraduate program is accredited through 2017 by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The commission is an autonomous accrediting agency. As a specialized professional accrediting agency, they ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs.

The WMU Bronson School of Nursing master's program is accredited through 2023 by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Graduates who complete the nurse educator area of study are eligible to sit for the National League for Nursing certification examination for nurse educators.

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Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle NW
Suite 530
Washington DC  20036

Endorsement

The WMU Bronson School of Nursing has received endorsement from the American Holistic Nursing Certification Corporation, which is the credentialing body for holistic nursing. This endorsement enables graduates of the program to be exempt from prerequisites should they choose to sit for the National Certification Examination in Holistic Nursing.