RESOURCES
FOR NURSING PROGRAMS

   
NLNAC STANDARDS AND CRITERIA

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2013 Standards and Criteria
    - Clinical Doctorate
    - Master's/Post-Master's Certificate
    - Baccalaureate
    - Associate
    - Diploma
    - Practical
 

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2013 Glossary
   

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2008 Standards and Criteria
    - Clinical Doctorate
    - Master's/Post-Master's Certificate
    - Baccalaureate
    - Associate
    - Diploma
    - Practical
 

NLNAC ACCREDITATION MANUAL

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Accreditation Manual
 

CANDIDACY

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Candidacy Information Form (PDF)

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Candidacy Information Form (Word Document)

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CANDIDACY: Guide for Presentation (PDF)
 

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APPLICATION FORM FOR ACCREDITATION VISIT

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Fall 2013 Accreditation Cycle  (Word Document)

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Spring 2014 Accreditation Cycle  (Word Document)

SELF-STUDY

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Guidelines for the Preparation of the Self-Study Report
(Utilizing 2013 Standards & Criteria)
(PDF)

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Guidelines for the Preparation of the Self-Study Report
(Utilizing 2008 Standards & Criteria)
(PDF)

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Sample Table: Faculty Profile (Word Document)

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Sample Table: Systematic Evaluation Plan (PDF)
 

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Fall 2013 Self-Study Forum

NURSE ADMINISTRATOR SITE VISIT DOCUMENTS

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Sample Agenda for Accreditation Visit  (PDF)

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Sample  Public Notice of Upcoming Accreditation Review Visit by NLNAC  (PDF)

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Guidelines for Preparing the List of Individuals and Groups Interviewed, Classes Attendees, Clinical Agencies and Facilities Visited (PDF)

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Guidelines for Preparing the Categories of Documents Reviewed (PDF)

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Mailing Address Form (Word Document)

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Information Technology Assessment Form (Word Document)

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Site Visit Evaluation Form (Word Document)

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Nurse Administrator Site Visitors' Report Response Form (Word Document)

SUBSTANTIVE CHANGE

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Guidelines for the Preparation and Submission of Planned and Unplanned Substantive Change Reports (PDF)

EVALUATION REVIEW PANEL

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Spring 2013 Accreditation Cycle - ERP Program Participation Form
Select Format: Word Document or PDF

FOLLOW-UP REPORT

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Guidelines for the Preparation of the Follow-Up Report (PDF)

SCHEDULE OF FEES

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2013-2014 Schedule

 

Articles from the NURSE EDUCATOR
Published by Wolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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INSIGHTS ON ACCREDITATION
Setting the Standard for Nursing Education

January/February 2012 Vol.37, No.1

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INSIGHTS ON ACCREDITATION
The Changing Nursing Education Landscape

November/December 2011 Vol.36, No.6


Articles from the
NLN EDUCATION PERSPECTIVES
Published by the National League for Nursing

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
June 2011 Vol.32 No.3

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
January 2011 Vol.32 No.1

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
September/October 2010 Vol.31 No.5

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
May/June 2010 Vol.31 No.3

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
January/February 2010 Vol.31 No.1

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
September/October 2009 Vol.30 No.5

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
May/June 2009 Vol.30 No.3

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
January/February 2009 Vol.30 No.1

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
September/October 2008 Vol.29 No.5

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
May/June 2008 Vol.29 No.3

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ABOUT ACCREDITATION (PDF)
January/February 2008 Vol.29 No.1