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The Shepherd University School of Nursing is accredited by the following:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing (CCNE)

West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses (WVBOERN)

CCNE and WVBOERN Self-Study Report

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Shepherd University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner Educational Requirements Alignment with Other States Licensure:  The U.S. Department of Education has implemented regulations (Regulation 34 CFR 668.43 (a) (5) (v)) which requires Shepherd University’s BSN and DNP Nursing Programs to provide a list of all states/jurisdictions where the institution’s curriculum meets state educational requirements for professional licensure or certification.  Please click on the hyperlink for a list of these alignments:   initial-licensure-as-rn-by-state