National Accreditations

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The University at Buffalo is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). The UB School of Nursing Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and Council on Accreditation (COA).

CCNE Accreditation

The Baccalaureate, Master's and DNP programs at the University at Buffalo School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The UB School of Nursing received full accreditation from the CCNE for the BS, MS and DNP programs through 2027.

COA Accreditation

The Nurse Anesthetist Program, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, State University of New York is a three-year, 123 credit program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthetist Programs (COA), 222 Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068, 847-665-1160. 

The program's next review by the COA is scheduled for Spring 2031.

  • Attrition rate for class graduating in May 2020: 0%
  • Employment of graduates within 6 months of graduation: 100%
  • NBCRNA NCE (certification examination) pass rate (5/15/20-7/1/20):
    • First time takers: 94.1%
    • First and second time takers: 94.1%
    • All takers: 100%