Approvals and Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Accreditation (CCNE)

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation

Obtained full approval on September 12, 2012.
In effect until June 30, 2018.
Next on-site evaluation in fall of 2017.

The master's degree program in nursing at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is a part of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and is currently seeking separate accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Texas Board of Nursing 

Texas Board of Nursing, January 21, 2016, full approval.

https://www.bon.texas.gov/pdfs/education_pdfs/education_programs/ApprovedRNschools.pdf