The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing is accredited by:
- The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
- The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
- The North Carolina Board of Nursing (granted approval)
- The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) (for continuing education programs)
And is a member of the following organizations:
- The American Association of Universities
- The American Association of Colleges of Nursing
- The Southern Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing (Southern Regional Education Board)
Statement on Equal Educational Opportunity
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is open to people of all races, is committed to equality of educational opportunity, and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability. Any complaints alleging failure of this institution to follow this policy should be brought to the attention of the Assistant to the Chancellor. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill actively seeks to promote integration by recruiting and enrolling a larger number of African-American, Native American, and other minority students.
Policy on Nondiscrimination
It is the policy of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill that educational and employment decisions be based on individuals’ abilities and qualifications and not on factors or personal characteristics that have no connection to academic abilities or job performance. Among the traditional irrelevant factors are race, sex, religion, and national origin. It is the policy of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill that an individual’s sexual orientation be treated in the same manner. This policy prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation does not apply to the University’s relationship with outside organizations, including the federal government, the military, ROTC, and private employers.