ACCREDITATION, LICENSES AND APPROVAL
Florida National University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Florida National University. http://www.sacscoc.org
Florida National University is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education, 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, Florida 32399, (850) 245-3200. http://www.fldoe.org/cie
In accordance with appropriate regulations, Florida National University is approved for Veterans Training by the State of Florida, Department of Veterans Affairs, St. Petersburg, Florida 33731, (727) 319-7402. http://www.floridavets.org/
Florida National University is authorized by Federal Law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.
Florida National University is listed in the Classification of Colleges and Universities of the Carnegie Foundation. http://www.carnegiefoundation.org/Classifications
Florida National University’s Nursing Division has four licenses: one for the Hialeah Campus (for the BSN program), two for the South Campus (one for the BSN program and one for the ADN program), and one for the Training Center for the ADN. All licenses are issued by The Florida Board of Nursing, 4052 Bald Cypress Way BIN C02, Tallahassee, Florida 32399. MQA_Nursing@doh.state.fl.us
The Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) at Florida National University, South Campus, has been granted the candidacy for accreditation as of January 2019 and the Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN), Training Center, is eligible to participate in the Candidacy process for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE Suite 850 Atlanta, GA 30326, 404-975-500. http://www.acenursing.org/about-candidacy/
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Florida National University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
The Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy Program at Florida National University, Hialeah Campus, FL 33012 has received Initial Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com) 1248 Harwood road, Bedford, TX 76021-4244, (817) 283-2835. This accreditation recognizes the Program’s compliance with the nationally established accreditation Standards.
Effective July 29th, 2014, Florida National University PTA program has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314; phone: 703-706-3245; email:email@example.com). Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates that the program may matriculate students in technical/professional courses and that the program is progressing toward accreditation. Candidate for Accreditation is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.