The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by:

ACENAccreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

The Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program at Fairmont State University located in Fairmont, WV is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326. (404) 975-5000.  The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate of Science in Nursing program is continuing accreditation.  View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at



West Virginia State SealWest Virginia Board of Nursing(WVBON)

The RN Board is established by the West Virginia Legislature to promote and protect public health, safety, and welfare through the regulation of registered professional nurses and dialysis technicians. 

90 MacCorkle Avenue, SW,  South Charleston, WV  25303.  Telephone: (304) 744-0900

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program is accredited by:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public’s health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.

CCNE serves the public interest by assessing and identifying programs that engage in effective educational practices.  As a voluntary, self-regulatory process, CCNE accreditation supports and encourages continuing self-assessment by nursing programs and supports continuing growth and improvement of collegiate professional education and post-baccalaureate nurse residency programs. 

655 K Street, NW Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 887-6791