The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs at Northern Michigan University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

CCNE Board of Commissioners acted at its meeting on October 12-15, 2021 to grant accreditation to the BSN and DNP programs at Northern Michigan University for 10 years, extending to December 31, 2031. The accreditation action is effective as of February 8, 2021, which is the first day of the program’s recent CCNE evaluation.

MSN Accreditation Notice

This is public notice that NMU School of Nursing will undergo a site visit on September 12-14, 2022 conducted by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for initial accreditation of its Master of Science of Nursing (MSN) Family Nurse Practitioner program. As part of this process, interested parties may submit written comments concerning NMU School of Nursing's qualifications for accreditation. Written third-party comments will be received by CCNE until 21 days before the accreditation visit. All comments must be received by CCNE no later than August 22, 2022.  All third-party comments submitted to the CCNE must be written in English, consistent with CCNE's policy on Conduct of Business in English. Only author-identified (signed) comments will be accepted by CCNE. CCNE shares third-party comments with members of the evaluation team, but does not share the comments with the program during the review process. During its review of the program, the evaluation team considers third-party comments, if any, that relate to accreditation standards. 

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