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Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
The baccalaureate nursing program at Averett University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

The masters nursing program at Averett University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

Virginia Board of Nursing (VBON)
The Virginia Board of Nursing has granted full program approval for the traditional Baccalaureate Degree Registered Nurse Program located in Danville, VA.

Upon successful completion of the BSN program, the graduate may submit an application for licensure to the board of nursing where they wish to be licensed/registered.

The State of Virginia professional nursing license (RN/Registered Nurse) is granted through the Board of Nursing at the following location:

Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Health Professions, Board of Nursing
Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, Virginia, 23233-1463
(804) 367-4515
Website: www.dhp.virginia.gov

Students who live outside of the State of Virginia will need to apply to the Board of Nursing for their state of residence for approval to sit for the NCLEX-RN examination.

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Upon successful completion of the MSN degree program and/or the ENP post-masters certificate, the graduate may submit an application to take the Family Nurse Practitioner certification examand/or the Emergency Nurse Practitioner certification exam.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

Upon successful completion of the MSN degree program, the graduate may submit an application to take the Family Nurse Practitioner certification exam.  More information is located here.

NCLEX-RN Pass Rates

Year Pass Rate
2015 75%
2016 No graduates
2017 86.67%
2018 100%
2019 100%

Memberships

The School of Nursing memberships include: