The college is regionally accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Its nursing programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), formerly known as the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
SUNY Empire State College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), a voluntary, non-governmental, regional membership association that assures the educational quality of colleges and universities. MSCHE accreditation verifies SUNY Empire’s institutional accountability, self-appraisal, improvement and innovation through peer review and the rigorous application of standards within the context of the college’s institutional mission. Nursing & Allied Health Programs Designed for Working Adults … programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
The university is regionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). Business degrees at Bellevue University are also accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education. The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Bellevue University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).