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Accreditation

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College (Barnes-Jewish College) has received full and regional nursing accreditation by various national and regional accrediting agencies.

Barnes-Jewish College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Accelerated Option and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Upper Division Option are fully approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing.

The Bachelor of Science, Master of Science and post-MSN certificate at Goldfarb School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. All else is accurate.

The Nurse Anesthesia Concentration is fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA).

The U.S. Department of Education certifies all programs as eligible for federal and state grants and loans. All clinical affiliates eligible for Joint Commission accreditation are so accredited.

Addresses for Nursing Accrediting Agencies

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA)
The Higher Learning Commission
30 North LaSalle, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602
800-621-7440

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC   20036-1120
Telephone: (202) 887-6791
Fax: (202) 887-8476
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
222 South Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068-4001
Telephone: (847) 655-1160
Fax: (847) 692-7137
email: accreditation@coa.us.com

Missouri State Board of Nursing
3605 Missouri Boulevard
PO Box 656
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-0656

These recognitions constitute assurance that other universities, colleges, professional schools and professions will recognize work satisfactorily completed at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College.