Accreditation and recognition

The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master's degree in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice at The Ohio State University College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (


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Accredited nursing degree programs: baccalaureate and master's
Initial accreditation action for both programs: April 16, 1998
Date of last review for both programs: April, 2009
Most recent accreditation action for both programs: October 1-3, 2009
Both programs accredited through: December 31, 2019
Next review for both programs: Spring 2019

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AACN certificate_master's

The Doctor of Nursing Practice program was accredited on November 17, 2010.

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The College of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).


The nurse-midwifery specialty track is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME).

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Silver Spring, Maryland 20910