Office of the Registrar
School of Nursing (2015/2016)
3.3 Accreditation Status and Approval Status
3.3.1 Accreditation Status

The School of Nursing's Bachelor of Nursing (Collaborative) and the Bachelor of Nursing (Post-RN) Programs are accredited to 2015 and 2017 respectively, by the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN). The seven year award achieved by these programs is the highest award given to Schools of Nursing in Canada. CASN review of the Bachelor of Nursing (Collaborative) for ongoing accreditation is in progress.

3.3.2 Approval Status

The School of Nursing’s Bachelor of Nursing (Collaborative) and the Bachelor of Nursing (Post-RN) Programs are approved by the Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (ARNNL). The ARNNL approval designation assures both the public and our students that these Programs prepare ethical entry-level practitioners who provide safe quality health care. These program graduates meet the requirements for licensure and professional practice as registered nurses in Newfoundland and Labrador.