Accreditation Information



Accreditation Information

All four nursing programs—associate, baccalaureate, master’s, and doctor of nursing practice—are fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404.975.5000
Fax: 404.975.5020

In addition to ACEN accreditation, the Baccalaureate Degree Program is in candidacy status with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.887.6791

All of St. Kate's prelicensure programs—associate degree, baccalaureate day section, and entry-level master--are approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing (MBN) and meet specific standards set forth by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

Minnesota Board of Nursing
2829 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Please review Essential Abilities (pdf) for prelicensure nursing programs.

St. Catherine University is an accredited institution through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.