School of Nursing


The Oregon Health & Science University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) a regional accrediting body approved by the U.S. Department of Education. Accreditation of an institution of higher education by NWCC indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality evaluated through a peer review process. OHSU has maintained continuous accreditation with the Commission, earning reaffirmation of accreditation at its Year One Self-Evaluation Report in 2016. OHSU's Mid-Cycle report to NWCCU is scheduled for Fall 2018. For more information, contact: NWCCU, 8060 165th Ave NE Suite 100, Redmond, Wash. 98052, 425 558-4224 or visit their web site

The Baccalaureate/Master's/DNP programs at OHSU School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.  The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has accredited the Bachelor of Science (BS) in nursing, Master of Nursing (MN), and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree programs through 2023.

For more information about accreditation, contact CCNE, 655 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20001, 202 887-6791, or visit their website

Accreditation Reports, Approval Letters and Self Studies are located on the SON Bridge site (OHSU log in required)

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