Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Emory & Henry College is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (https://www.ccneaccreditation.org). Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Emory & Henry College has received initial approval from the Virginia Board of Nursing.


Emory & Henry College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Emory & Henry College.

Accreditation ensures that Emory & Henry College has met strict standards with regard to degree programs, faculty, administration, student support services, and financial health. Accreditation also ensures that courses taken and degrees earned through Emory & Henry College will be accepted by other accredited institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.