School of Nursing Accreditation

The FAMU School of Nursing remains accredited. The Accreditation Commission for Education (ACEN) Board of Commissioners granted continuing accreditation for good cause for two years to the baccalaureate nursing program of Florida A&M University.

The School of Nursing's goal for 2021 is to reach the first-time NCLEX pass rate of 90%. We will work together to assist you in passing the comprehensive predictor, reaching complete readiness for NCLEX success and passing the NCLEX on the first attempt. 




The School of Nursing is currently accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). 


Important Information for Prospective and Current Students


The program has been placed on probation by the Florida Board of Nursing as of June 2, 2021.  Below are important messages shared with prospective and current students in the School of Nursing.

Program Status Change Current Students 

Program Status Change Prospective Students

"The FAMU School of Nursing is the oldest continuing baccalaureate nursing program in the State of Florida and the oldest continuing baccalaureate nursing program in the United States at a historically black institution."
Florida A&M University