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Nursing Department Accreditation and Approval

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The Wesley College Bachelor of Science program is approved by the Delaware State Board of Nursing. The BSN, MSN and Post-master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology programs are fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 975-5000
www.acenursing.org

Wesley College is fully-accredited through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and operates as an independent liberal arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Several majors are accredited through field-specific accreditation commissions.

The BSN class of 2016 had an NCLEX-RN pass rate of 89.29%. The six to nine month post-graduation survey, shows the employment rate for the class of 2016 was 100%.

Master of Science in Nursing

The Wesley College Master of Science in Nursing program and Post Masters Certificates program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 975-5000
Fax: (404) 975-5020
www.acenursing.org

Wesley College is fully-accredited through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and operates as an independent liberal arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Several majors are accredited through field-specific accreditation commissions.

The Wesley College Adult-Gerontology CNS program meets AACN’s educational eligibility requirements for AACN Certification Corporation’s ACCNS-AG certification exam.

AACN Certification Corporation
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
101 Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
800-394-5995
www.aacn.org/certification

The Wesley College Adult-Gerontology CNS program meets ANCC educational requirements for American Nurses Credentialing Center adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist certification exam.

American Nurses Credentialing Center
Attn: Certification Registrations
P.O. Box 8785
Silver Spring, MD 20907-8785

MSN Graduates Achievement Data

Program Completion

Expected Level of Achievement:  80% of students will graduate with an MSN within 3.5 years from admission for the RN without a BSN and 2.5 years for those with a BSN.

Actual:

2016 –  100% (N=4)

2017 –  83%  (N= 6)

Success on Certification Examination

Expected Level of Achievement: 80% of graduates choosing to sit for certification will pass the examination on the first attempt.

Actual:

2016 -0% (N=1)

Three additional graduates did not yet sit for certification as a CNS at the 9 month post-graduation survey time.

Employment 

Expected Level of Achievement: Eighty percent of those seeking employment will be involved in role-related professional practice at one year post-graduation.

Actual:

2016 – 100% of graduates are employed in positions requiring the MSN degree.