College of Health and Society


Accreditation Announcement

Hawai`i Pacific University is fully accredited by the Senior Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Baccalaureate and Master’s degree programs are fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).

Hawai`i Pacific University (HPU) College of Nursing and Health Sciences is currently pursuing accreditation for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing and the Master of Science in Nursing programs by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE, website). HPU will host an on-site evaluation team from the CCNE on November 7, 8 and 9, 2011.

Invitation for Public Comment

As a part of the evaluation process, the program is asked to inform its communities of interest of the opportunity to provide written input to the review team for their deliberations. Only written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by the CCNE until 30 days before the visit.

Please address all comments to:

        Ms.Cristina Walcott
        Administrative Assistant
        Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
        One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
        Washington, DC  20036