Accreditation is a quality assurance process that colleges, universities and education institutions or programs undergo to confirm that they meet a strict and recognized set of service and operational standards.  We are proud to showcase our credentials.


CCNE, Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree in nursing and the master’s degree in nursing at the UCLA School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on College Nursing Education (

In 2010, CCNE accredited the existing bachelor’s and master’s degree programs for a term of 10 years. A repeated review is scheduled for October 2020.





The University of California, Los Angeles holds accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).



BRN, California Bureau of Registered Nurses


The California Bureau of Registered Nursing (BRN) approved the bachelor’s and master’s degree programs after a successful site visit in October 2016.


Curricular oversight and periodic reviews are conducted by the UCLA Academic Senate’s Undergraduate and Graduate Councils.  The Academic Senate of UCLA reviewed the School in 2017-18, with a next review anticipated in 2025-26.