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Program Accreditations

Accreditations and Approvals

Regional Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission

230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
800.621.7400
hlcommission.org

State Approvals

The Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Program has full approval of the Missouri State Board of Nursing.

Missouri State Board of Nursing

PO Box 656
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573.751.0681
pr.mo.gov/nursing-education.asp

Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development

205 Jefferson St.
PO Box 1469
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573.751.2361
dhewd.mo.gov

Programmatic Accreditation

Associate of Applied Science in Nursing

The Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program at Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences located in Cape Girardeau, MO is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)

3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
404.975.5000
acenursing.org

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Southeast Health College of Nursing and Health Sciences is accredited by the:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

655 K St. NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
202.887.6791
ccneaccreditation.org

BSN Graduates

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Nursing Department will be hosting a virtual accreditation visit by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) October 13-15, 2021. The purpose of this visit is to seek continued accreditation of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

In accordance with CCNE’s procedures, the Commission provides the opportunity for program constituents and other interested parties to submit, in writing, third-party comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation.

Written third-party comments regarding the BSN program must be received by CCNE no later than September 22. Only signed comments are accepted by CCNE. All third-party comments submitted to CCNE must be written in English, consistent with CCNE's policy on Conduct of Business in English.

CCNE shares third-party comments with members of the evaluation team prior to the visit, but at no time during the review process are these comments shared with the program. During its review of the program, the evaluation team considers third-party comments that relate to the accreditation standards.

If you have comments regarding the Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) program at Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences, please submit to thirdpartycomments@ccneaccreditation.org.

Or, if you prefer, mail comments to:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001

Surgical Technology

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727.210.2350
caahep.org

Radiologic Technology

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606
312.704.5300
jrcert.org

Medical Laboratory Science

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS)

5600 N. River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018
773.714.8880
naacls.org