Accreditation

Accreditation and Approval

The ASN, BSN, MSN/PMC, and DNP programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).  ACEN specialized accreditation indicates that the School of Nursing has been found to meet or exceed standards and criteria for education quality.  These standards meet the recognition standards of The Council for Higher Education Accreditation; ACEN also is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national accrediting agency for nursing education.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)
3343 Peachtree Road, NE
Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000
(404) 975-5020
www.acenursing.org


Student Achievement Data 2015-2016

ASN Nursing Program

Licensure examination pass rate 87%
Students’ completion rate 80%
Graduates obtaining a job rate 96%

BSN Nursing Program (2015-2016)

Licensure examination pass rate 96.67%
Students’ completion rate 54.46%
Graduates obtaining a job rate 100%

MSN Nursing Program (2015-2016)

Certification examination pass rate 92%
Students’ completion rate 81%  
Graduates obtaining a job rate 97%    

DNP Nursing Program (2015-2016)

Certification examination pass rate 100%
Students’ completion rate BSN-DNP- 57%, PM-DNP- 71.4%
Graduates obtaining a job rate 100%

The ASN and BSN programs are approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing.

Alabama Board of Nursing
RSA Plaza, Suite 250
770 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, AL. 36130-3900
www.abn.state.al.us/
(334) 242-4060 
Troy University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). 

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA  30033-4097
(404) 679-4501


Memberships

The Troy University School of Nursing holds membership in a number of professional associations, including the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, National League for Nursing, National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, and the Southern Regional Education Board Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing. 


Non-Discrimination Statement

Troy University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, color, race, national origin, religion, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation in its admissions, education, employment, or access to its programs. The University fully complies with the following: Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its amendments; Federal Executive Order 11246; Educational Amendments of 1972 and 1974; the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1972; Age Discrimination Act of 1975; Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974; and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994.


Troy University Office of Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness

The Troy University Office of Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness (IRPE) coordinates reports, strategic planning, and program effectiveness for the University as a whole.

Troy University Institutional Research, Planning, and Effectiveness (IRPE)
231 Adams Administration Building 
Troy, AL 36082 
(334) 670-3803 
(334) 670-3815