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, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 West Gaines St., Ste. 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400, toll-free telephone number (888) 224-6684.
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
ln accordance with the National Accreditation & Equivalency Council of the Bahamas Act Florida National University has met NAECOB’s standards for recognition. Programs offered online, blended, hybrid or ground based to the people of the Bahamas will be recognized in the Bahamas.
Florida National University’s Nursing Division has four licenses: two for the Hialeah Campus (one for the BSN program and one for the ADN program) and two for the South Campus (one for the BSN program and one for the ADN program). 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 of Science in Nursing, ADN, program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
The baccalaureate nursing program (BSN) at Florida National University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, 202-887-6791. http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation
The Master’s degree in nursing at Florida National University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.
At its June 2017 meeting, the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) voted to confer Continuing Accreditation to the AS Degree Entry onto Respiratory Care Professional Practice Program at Florida National University. www.coarc.com
At its June 2017 meeting, the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) voted to confer Provisional Accreditation to the BS Degree Advancement Program in Respiratory Care at Florida National University in Hialeah, FL. www.coarc.com
The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Florida National University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org
The Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology and Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Technology (Medical Ultrasound) at Florida National University are Educational Programs recognized by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (www.arrt.org) 1255 Northland Drive St. Paul, MN 55120, (651) 687-0048. This accreditation recognizes the Program’s compliance with the nationally established accreditation Standards.