Accreditations

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master's degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Seattle University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Post-Graduate Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner Certificate programs are accredited through December 31, 2020.
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) programs are accredited by CCNE through December 31, 2022. 

Nursing Learning Outcomes

The Seattle University College of Nursing Midwifery program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910; 240-485-1802, www.midwife.org/acme. The Midwifery program is accredited through July 31, 2021.

The Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Ultrasound program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The curriculum content is based on the Standards and Guidelines set forth by CAAHEP and the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS). More information about program accreditation can be found at www.caahep.org and www.jrcdms.orgSeattle University provides the following program disclosures on Gainful Employment eligible certificate programs.

Diagnostic Ultrasound Learning Outcomes

Seattle University College of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), and has local student chapters in Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honorary Society and the National Student Nurses' Association.

Seattle University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. University schools and colleges are guided by several accrediting bodies and associations. For more information visit Seattle University Accreditations.

Seattle University has not made a determination that the College of Nursing curriculum meets educational requirements for licensure/certification outside of Washington State. We encourage students who plan to work out of state to check relevant local licensure/certification requirements.