Licensure and Accreditation
University of Bridgeport is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) and the Connecticut Office of Higher Education. The University of Bridgeport’s School of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
The traditional and accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing pre-licensure program is approved by the Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing and licensed by the Connecticut Office of Higher Education.
The RN to BSN Completion post-licensure program is approved and licensed by the Connecticut Office of Higher Education.
The baccalaureate degree in Nursing and master's degree in Education and Leadership programs at the University of Bridgeport are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.