School of Nursing

 Public Notice of CCNE Accreditation Visit 

Invitation for Third-Party Comments

Southeastern Louisiana University School of Nursing is seeking accreditation renewal from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).  CCNE will conduct an on-site accreditation visit on April 6-8, 2022.  CCNE is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health and ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.

In accordance with their Procedures for Accreditation of Undergraduate Degree Nursing Programs, CCNE provides the opportunity for program constituents to submit, in writing, comments concerning a program's qualifications for accreditation.  This is an open invitation to provide written and signed comments concerning the Bachelor of Nursing Practice program at Southeastern Louisiana University.  CCNE will be accepting comments up to 30 days before the visit begins at the address listed below.

CCNE shares third-party comments only with the evaluation team prior to the on-site evaluation, but at no time during the review process are these comments shared with the program, the Accreditation Review Committee, or the Board.  During its review of the program, the evaluation team considers third-party comments that relate to the program's qualifications for accreditation.

Please submit comments to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Attn: Third-Party Comments

665 K Street, Suite 750

Washington, DC  20001


Southeastern's School of Nursing is recognized as a leader in the preparation of nurses. We offer undergraduate (BSN) and graduate degrees (MSN) , including a doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree program.

At the undergraduate level, we offer a traditional degree program, an accelerated option for students with a prior bachelor's degree, an LPN to RN, and RN to BSN options. 

Specialty concentrations are available for advanced practice at the master's level, as well as preparation at the highest level of nursing practice with the DNP.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Southeastern Louisiana University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( The master's degree program in nursing at Intercollegiate Consortium for a Master of Science in Nursing (Consortium of McNeese State University, Nicholls State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, and University of Louisiana at Lafayette) is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001,202-887-6791.



  • Four articulation options to obtain a bachelor's degree in nursing

  • Undergraduate program boasts more than 1,400 majors and graduates approximately 150 students annually

  • 100% online programs, including Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN), post-MSN Family Nurse Practitioner certificate, Post-MSN DNP and BSN to DNP

  • Bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education



Department Updates

Applications for progression to nursing coursework for summer (accelerated only) and fall 2022 are now open.

Use the Apply link below to access the application.

Applications for summer/fall 2022 must be received by February 1, 2022 by 5pm.










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