The College of the Ozarks Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing program earned national accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), effective April 7, 2010. The accreditation extends for a term of five years. After a comprehensive survey report and on-site evaluation in April, the CCNE team reported that the program met all accreditation standards and presented no compliance concerns. The next CCNE visit is scheduled for March 2, 3, & 4, 2015 for the purpose of re-accreditation.
The program holds Full Approval Status from the Missouri State Board of Nursing, based on a comprehensive survey report and on-site evaluation in November, 2010. The program met all minimum standards for professional nursing and presented no compliance concerns. The next MSBN visit is scheduled for February 11, 2015 for the purpose of continuing approval.
The Nursing Program is approved/accredited by
Missouri State Board of Nursing
P. O. Box 656
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW
Washington, DC 20036-1120