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School of Nursing

Western Carolina University’s School of Nursing offers nationally ranked, accredited, highly affordable undergraduate and graduate programs at WCU’s main campus in Cullowhee, NC, at our Asheville instructional site, and online. Students have access to state-of-the-art classroom and lab space as well as opportunities for hands-on experience through on and off-site clinical partnerships and service learning programs.

The UNC Charlotte/Western Carolina University Dual DNP program is scheduled for review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for reaccreditation of its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. The visit by CCNE’s evaluation team is scheduled for November 18-20, 2020. In accordance with CCNE procedures, program constituents and other interested parties are provided the opportunity to submit, in writing, third-party comments. Third-party comments regarding the Dual DNP Program must be received by CCNE no later than, October 28, 2020. Comments are shared only with the CCNE appointed evaluation team members and are not shared with the noted nursing program. Only signed comments are accepted by CCNE.


Please submit comments to:

By Mail:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001

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