The Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Western Washington University received full accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) through October, 2019. CCNE is the accrediting body of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. CCNE, One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20063, (202) 887-6791.
Western has also received approval from the Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission (NCQAC). NCQAC, 111 Israel Rd. SE, Tumwater, WA 98501, (360) 236-4700.
Western Washington University has been continuously accredited since 1921 by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). Reaffirmation of Accreditation occurred in August 2011.