Jefferson is proud of our academic accreditations:
- Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
- The Baccalaureate Degree Program in Nursing, the Master's Degree Program in Nursing, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program at Thomas Jefferson University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
- The Entry Level Nurse Anesthesia DNP program was awarded a maximum re-accreditation of 10 years, through 2029, by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Programs.
- Our college’s educational partner in clinical skills and patient care, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is designated as a Magnet® for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The ANCC is the world's largest and most prestigious nurse credentialing organization and a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association.
Third Party Comments for CCNE Accreditation
Dear JCN Community:
The Jefferson College of Nursing will host a virtual accreditation visit by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) from Wednesday, March 17, 2021- Friday, March 19, 2021. Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, Post-Graduate APRN Certificate, and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs will be evaluated for reaccreditation.
In the CCNE accreditation process, there is an opportunity for program constituents and other interested parties to submit, in writing, comments concerning our programs' qualifications for accreditation. We invite all members of our communities of interest including: students, alumni, faculty, preceptors, employers, clinical partners, community partners, and the community at-large, to provide written input regarding our nursing programs. Your feedback is valuable and appreciated.
Written third-party comments must be in English and received by CCNE by February 24, 2021.
We invite you to submit comments to CCNE at
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
Please note that comments are shared only with the CCNE evaluation team appointed to review our programs. At no time during the review process are these comments shared with the program, the Accreditation Review Committee, or the Board.
Marie Ann Marino, EdD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor