Accreditation

Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN)

Bellevue College's ADN program is NLN-CNEA Accredited

The Bellevue College Associate Degree in Nursing program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037. (February 2019 – February 2025).

The most recent accreditation decision made by the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation for the Bellevue College nursing program is continuing accreditation with a probationary status through June 15, 2024.

Update to accreditation status (June 2023). The National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) Board of Commissioners met on June 14-15, 2023 and placed the Bellevue College, Associate Degree in Nursing Program on probationary status for a period of one year (June 2023 – June 2024). Full information regarding the probationary status is provided on the NLN CNEA website, under the June 2023 Board of Commissioners actions: https://cnea.nln.org/board-of-commissioner-actions.

Please contact the Acting Associate Dean of Nursing at lisa.tedeschi@bellevuecollege.edu should you have any questions regarding the probationary status of the program.

The ADN program is also approved by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission. Find information regarding health care providers, regulations for professional practice and contact information. The Department of Health works to protect and improve the health of people in Washington State.

Department of Health
PO Box 47865
Tumwater, WA 98504
Phone: (360) 236-4700

Physical location: 310 Israel Rd, Tumwater, WA 98501

Online: Health Systems Quality Assurance Call Center

Please reach out to the program at: bellevueADN@bellevuecollege.edu.

Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (RN-BSN)

Bellevue College's RN-BSN Program is CCNE Accredited

The RN-BSN program at Bellevue College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

The RN-BSN program is also approved by the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) and the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission (NCQAC).

Last Updated October 18, 2023