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Program Accreditation

The Department of Nursing is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations (IDFPR). The program received an initial eight-year accreditation from the National League for Nursing (NLN) in 1981, and this program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. The office is located at 3343 Peachtree Road NE,Suite 850 Atlanta ,GA 30326 Tel. 404-975-5000 Fax. 404-975-5020.Website: www.acenursing.org. Email: info@acenursing.org

Graduates of the Department of Nursing are able to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).  After successful completion of this examination, the individual will be a Registered Nurse and will be fully qualified to practice professional nursing.

Student Achievement Data 2016-2018

NCLEX Pass Rates

Year CSU Pass Rate
January 1, 2016 thru December 31, 2016 75%
January 1, 2017 thru December 31, 2017 82%
January 1, 2018 thru December 31, 2018 62%


Job Placment Rates

Year Job Placment Rate
January - December 2016 100%
January - December 2017 100%
January - December 2018 100%


Graduation Completion Rates

Year Graduation Rate
2016 100%
2017 100%
2018 100%