Program Accreditation


The Department of Nursing is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations (IDFPR). The program received an initial eight-year accreditation from the National League for Nursing (NLN) in 1981, and this program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. The office is located at 3343 Peachtree Road NE,Suite 850 Atlanta ,GA 30326 Tel. 404-975-5000 Fax. 404-975-5020.Website: Email:

Graduates of the Department of Nursing are able to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).  After successful completion of this examination, the individual will be a Registered Nurse and will be fully qualified to practice professional nursing.

Student Achievement Data  2015-2017

NCLEX Pass Rates
YearCSU Pass RateState Pass RateNational Pass Rate
January   1, 2015 thru December 31, 201571%86%88%
January   1, 2016 thru December 31, 201675%85%85%
January   1, 2017 thru December 31, 201782%86%87%

Job Placment Rates
YearJob Placment Rate
January - December 2015100%
January - December 2016100%
January - December 2017100%

Graduation Completion Rates
YearGraduation Rate