UIW Accelerated BSN Accreditations

University of the Incarnate Word and the Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions are committed to preparing nurses who are ready to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Even more, UIW is focused on preparing students to deliver compassionate care with an emphasis on treating the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of every patient.

At UIW, we strive for excellence in nursing education, as shown by our accelerated BSN accreditations. By enrolling in our accredited, accelerated nursing track, you are making a smart investment in your future — one that will make a difference in the lives of countless others.

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University Accreditation

University of the Incarnate Word is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, doctorate and professional degrees. Questions about the accreditation of University of the Incarnate Word may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org). 

Nursing Accreditation

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The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, and post-graduate certificate programs at University of the Incarnate Word are all accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

State Approval

The ABSN track at the University of the Incarnate Word is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing (BON), located at 333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460, Austin, TX 78701-3944, 512-305-7400.

Nursing Licensure

Once students graduate from the accelerated BSN track at UIW, they are eligible to apply for licensure in the state where they’ll work as a nurse. They’ll be able to sit for the NCLEX, and upon passing this exam and meeting any other state-specific requirements, they can receive their registered nurse license. For more information about licensing in your state, visit the board of nursing website for your state.

Contact us to find out more about our accelerated BSN accreditations. If you are looking for excellence in your nursing education, look no further than UIW.

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