Accreditations & Accolades
The University of Louisiana Monroe is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOCTM) to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, specialist, and doctorate degrees.
School of Nursing
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at University of Louisiana Monroe Kitty DeGree School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
The master's degree program in nursing at University of Louisiana Monroe Kitty DeGree School of Nursing is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org). Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.
School of Education
The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Education teacher-preparation programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
- The only Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) program in Louisiana
- Named a National University in U.S. News & World Report's 2018 "Best Colleges Rankings"
- Recognized in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education® as an R3: Doctoral University (moderate research activity)
- Ranked #1 in the nation for "Top Best Value Online RN to BSN Programs" by CollegeStart.org