CCNE Accreditation Review: Call for Comments
June 6, 2014 | Release # SNHS
Between September 29 and October 1, 2014, The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) will review the pre-licensure and post-licensure baccalaureate programs of the Malone University School of Nursing & Health Sciences for consideration of ongoing accreditation by CCNE.
CCNE invites written and signed commentsfrom our communities of interest, that is, anyone involved with our pre-licensure and post-licensure baccalaureate programs. Our communities of interest include current students, alumni, potential employers of graduates, members of the university community, local and state nursing professional organizations, and practicing nurses who work with our students and graduates. Written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by CCNE until August 30, 2014 - 30 days prior to the accreditation visit; please specify “Malone University” in your comments.
CCNE shares third-party comments only with members of the on-site evaluation team. The evaluation team only considers third-party comments that relate to the program’s compliance with the accreditation standards outlined in The Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice (2008). At no time during the review process are these comments shared with the faculty or administrators in the School of Nursing & Health Sciences.
Please send your written & signed comments to: Catherine Sneed
Commission on Nursing Education
1 DuPont Circle, NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014, has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.