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Programs Granted Pre-Accreditation Status

The NLN CNEA Board of Commissioners has acted to grant the following programs pre-accreditation status.
  
Georgia

Andrew College
Associate Degree in Nursing
501 College Street
Cuthbert, GA 39840

Susan Askew, MSN, RN, FNP
susanaskew@andrewcollege.ed
229-732-5960

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021
   
 
Iowa

Northeast Iowa Community College
Practical Nursing at Peosta, IA and Calmar, IA
8342 NICC Dr.
Peosta, IA  52086

Sue Schneider, MSN, CCRN, RN
schneiders@nicc.edu
563-556-5110, ext. 209

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
  
Northeast Iowa Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing at Peosta, IA and Calmar, IA
8342 NICC Dr.
Peosta, IA  52086

Sue Schneider, MSN, CCRN, RN
schneiders@nicc.edu
563-556-5110, ext. 209

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020

 
Kentucky

Beckfield College
Occupational Diploma: Practical Nursing at Florence, KY
16 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042 

Deborah Smith-Clay, PhD, MSN, RN
dclay@beckfield.edu
859-371-9393

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
  
Beckfield College 
Associate of Applied Science in Nursing at Florence, KY
16 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042

Deborah Smith-Clay, PhD, MSN, RN
dclay@beckfield.edu
859-371-9393

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020

Owensboro Community and Technical College
Associate Degree in Nursing
4800 New Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42301

Terri Lanham, RN, MSN
terri.lanham@kctcs.edu
270-686-4548

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019


Maryland

Carroll Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
1601 Washington Road
Westminster, MD 21157

Nancy Perry, DNP, RN, CNE
nperry@carrollcc.edu
410-386-8231

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020
 
Wor-Wic Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
3200 Campus Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804

Brenda Mister, BS, MS, EdD, RN
bmister@worwic.edu
410-572-8702

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021
  
Wor-Wic Community College
Practical Nursing
3200 Campus Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804

Brenda Mister, BS, MS, EdD, RN
bmister@worwic.edu
410-572-8702

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021
 
 
Michigan

Jackson College 
Associate in Applied Science in Nursing
2111 Emmons Rd.
Jackson, MI 49201

M. Christine Davis, RN,, MSN
DavisChristiM@jccmi.edu
517-796-8492

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020
 
Kirtland Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
4800 W. 4 Mile Road
Grayling, MI 49738

Bethany Hubbard, RN, MSN
beth.hubbard@kirtland.edu
989-275-5000 Ext. 254

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021
 
Mid-Michigan Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
1375 S. Clara Avenue
Harrison, MI 48625
 
Barbara Wieszciecinski, MSN, RN
bwieszciecinski@midmich.edu
989-317-4625

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021
 
Montcalm Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
2800 College Drive
Sidney, MI 48885
  
Danielle Anderson, MSN, RN, CCRN
daniellea@montcalm.edu
989-328-1217

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021

West Shore Community College

Practical Nursing
3000 N. Stiles Rd.
Scottville, MI 49454

Sue Warmuskerken, MSN, RN, CNE
svwarmuskerken@westshore.edu
2318435786

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020
 
West Shore Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
3000 N. Stiles Rd.
Scottville, MI 49454

Sue Warmuskerken, MSN, RN, CNE
svwarmuskerken@westshore.edu
2318435786

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020
 
   
Minnesota

Alexandria Technical & Community College
Practical Nursing
1601 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

Merilee Retzloff, MSN, RN
merileer@alextech.edu
320-762-4447

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
 
Alexandria Technical & Community College 
Associate Degree in Nursing
1601 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, MN 56308

Merilee Retzloff, MSN, RN
merileer@alextech.edu
320-762-4447

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
  
Central Lakes College
Associate Degree in Nursing
501 West College Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401

Julie Woitalia, MSN, RN
jwoitalla@clcmn.edu 
218-855-8125

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021

Central Lakes College
Practical Nursing
501 West College Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401

Julie Woitalia, MSN, RN
jwoitalla@clcmn.edu 
218-855-8125

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021

Dakota County Technical College
Practical Nursing
1300 145th St. E.
Rosemount, MN 55068

Brenda Arneson, RN, MS, PHN
brenda.arneson@dctc.edu
651-423-8234

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020
  
Itasca Community College
Practical Nursing
1851 East Highway 169
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Lynette How, MSN, BFA, RN
lynette.how@itascacc.edu
218-322-2365

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
  
Mesabi Range College 
Practical Nursing
1100 Industrial Park Dr.
Eveleth, MN 55734
 
Jeffery Torrel, MSN, RN
j.torrel@mesabirange.edu
218-744-7521

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
 
Minnesota State Community and Technical College 
Associate Degree in Nursing (system wide)
1414 College Way
Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Tracy Morstad, MSN, RN, CCRN, PNH
tracy.morstad@minnesota.edu
218-736-1586

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021
  
Minnesota State Community and Technical College 
Practical Nursing (system wide)
1414 College Way
Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Tracy Morstad, MSN, RN, CCRN, PNH
tracy.morstad@minnesota.edu
218-736-1586

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021
   
Northland Community and Technical College
Practical Nursing
1101 Hwy 1 East
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

Dorinda Sorvig, MS, RN
dorinda.sorvig@northlandcollege.edu
218-683-8736

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020
  
Pine Technical and Community College
Practical Nursing
900 Fourth St. SE
Pine City, MN 55063

Connie Frisch, MA, RN
Connie.Frisch@pine.edu
320-629-5166

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020

Pine Technical and Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
900 Fourth St. SE
Pine City, MN  55063

Connie Frisch, MA, RN
Connie Frisch@pine.edu
320-629-5166

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status:  June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2021
 
St. Cloud Technical & Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
1245 15th Street North
St. Cloud, MN 56303

Michele Stumpf, MSN
mstumpf@sctcc.edu
320-308-2920

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020


Missouri

Jefferson College

Practical Nursing
1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050

Kathleen Harris, MSN Ed
636-481-3406
Kharri14@jeffco.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021

Jefferson College
Associate Degree in Nursing
1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050

Kathleen Harris, MSN Ed
636-481-3406
Kharri14@jeffco.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021


Montana

City College at Montana State University - Billings
Associate of Science in Nursing
1500 University Avenue
Billings, MT  59101

Susan Floyd, MSN, RN
SFloyd@msubillings.edu
406-247-3073

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019

Flathead Valley Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
777 Grandview Drive
Kalispell, MT  59901

Myra Ridenour, MSN, RN
mridenour@fvcc.edu
406-756-3997

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 - June 20, 2021

New Jersey

Union County College

Practical Nursing
225 Roosevelt Ave.
Plainfield, NJ  07060

Joan Merz, MSN, RN
joan.merz@ucc.edu
908-791-4947

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2021

Union County College
Practical Nursing
225 Roosevelt Ave.
Plainfield, NJ  07060

Joan Merz, MSN, RN
joan.merz@ucc.edu
908-791-4947

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2021


New York

Bronx Community College of the City University of New York
Practical Nursing
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY  10453

Ellen R. Hoist, MS, RN
ellen.hoist@bcc.cuny.edu
718-289-5419

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 - February 26, 2021


North Carolina

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Associate Degree in Nursing
340 Victoria Road
Asheville, NC  28801

Christy Andrews, MSN, RN
christycandrews@abtech.edu
828-398-7264

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2021

Forsyth Tech Community College
Practical Nursing
2100 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC  27103

Linda Hunt Latham, MSN, MAEd, RN
llatham@forsythtech.edu
336-734-7582

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020
   
Pitt Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
PO Drawer 7007
Greenville, NC 27835

Elizabeth De Jesus Toderick, DNP, MSN, RN, CNE
etoderic@email.pittcc.edu
252-493-7474

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
 
Sandhills Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374

Lynne Phifer, DNP, MPH, RN
910-695-3924
phiferl@sandhills.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021

Stanly Community College
Annie Ruth Kelley
Associate Degree in Nursing
102 Stanly Parkway
Locust, NC 28097

Chassity Washburn, MSN, RN, CNE
cspeight-washbur7545@stanly.edu
704-991-0159

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020


Ohio

Hondros College of Nursing
Practical Nursing at campuses in Westerville, OH; Fairborn, OH; Independence, OH; West Chester, OH; and Maumee, OH
4140 Executive Parkway
Westerville, OH 43081

Tawnya Lawson, MS, RN
tlawson@hondros.edu
614-568-2859

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019

Hondros College of Nursing
Associate Degree at campuses in Westerville, OH; Fairborn, OH; Independence, OH; West Chester, OH; and Maumee, OH
4140 Executive Parkway
Westerville, OH 43081

Angie Phillips, EdD, MSN, RN
aphillips@hondros.edu
614-568-2858

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019

  
Oklahoma

Western Oklahoma State College
Associate Degree in Nursing
2801 N. Main
Altus, OK 73521

Stacey Machado, MSN, RN
stacey.machado@newmoodle.wosc.edu 
580-477-7830

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: February 27, 2018 – February 26, 2021


Oregon

Mt. Hood Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
26000 SE Stark St.
Gresham, OR 97030

Janie Griffin, MN
janie.griffin@mhcc.edu
503-491-6701

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 14, 2016 – October 13, 2019


Texas

Tyler Junior College
Associate Degree in Nursing
PO Box 9020
Tyler, TX 75711

Jodi Seal, MSN, RN, CNE
jsea@tjc.edu
903-510-2870

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020
  
Wharton County Junior College
Associate Degree in Nursing
911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX 77488

Andrea Shropshire, DNP, MSN, RN
shropshirea@wcjc.edu
979-532-6404

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020


Utah

Nightingale College
Associate Degree delivered via distance education at campuses in Ogden, UT; St. George, UT; and Pocatello, ID
4155 Harrison Blvd. Suite 100
Ogden, UT 84403

Susan Jero, MSN, RN
sjero@nightingale.edu 
502-252-8062

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019
 
Stevens-Henager College
Associate Degree in Nursing
1890 South 1350 West
West Haven, UT 84401

Stephanie Slater, MSN/ED, RN
stephanie.slater@stevenshenager.edu
801-622-1567, ext: 1033

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
  

Vermont


Vermont Technical College
Practical Nursing 
PO Box 500
Randolph Center, VT 05061

Sarah Billings-Berg, DC, DNP, RN, CNE
802-728-1586
sbillings2@vtc.vsc.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021

Vermont Technical College
Associate Degree in Nursing
PO Box 500
Randolph Center, VT 05061

Sarah Billings-Berg, DC, DNP, RN, CNE
802-728-1586
sbillings2@vtc.vsc.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021

Vermont Technical College
Bachelor Degree in Nursing
PO Box 500
Randolph Center, VT 05061

Sarah Billings-Berg, DC, DNP, RN, CNE
802-728-1586
sbillings2@vtc.vsc.edu
Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: June 15, 2018 – June 30, 2021


Virginia

Centra College of Nursing
Practical Nursing
905 Lakeside Drive,
Suite A
Lynchburg, VA 24501

Melody Sharp, DNP, RN
melody.sharp@centrahealth.com
434-200-7025

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021

Centra College of Nursing
Associate Degree in Nursing
905 Lakeside Drive,
Suite A
Lynchburg, VA 24501

Melody Sharp, DNP, RN
melody.sharp@centrahealth.com
434-200-7025

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021
 
Centra College of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) delivered via Distance Education
905 Lakeside Drive,
Suite A
Lynchburg, VA 24501

Melody Sharp, DNP, RN
melody.sharp@centrahealth.com
434-200-7025

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021

Eastern Virginia Career College
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing
10304 Spotsylvania Avenue
Suite 400
Fredericksburg, VA  22408

Kristina Kitchen, MSN Ed, RN
kkitchen@evcc.edu
540-373-2200

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020
  
Eastern Virginia Career College
Practical Nurse Education
10304 Spotsylvania Avenue
Suite 400
Fredericksburg, VA  22408

Kristina Kitchen, MSN Ed, RN
kkitchen@evcc.edu
540-373-2200

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020


Washington

Bates Technical College
Practical Nursing
1101 S Yakima Ave
Tacoma, WA 98405

Dianne Nauer, BSN,MN,ARNP
dnauer@bates.ctc.edu
253-680-7328

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 20, 2017 – October 19, 2020

Bellevue College
Associate Degree in Nursing
3000 Landerholm Cir. SE
Bellevue, WA 98007

Suzanne K. Beltz, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC, CNE
suzannek.beltz@bellevuecollege.edu
425-564-2742

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: October 14, 2016 – October 13, 2019
   
Centralia College
Associate Degree in Nursing
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia, WA 98531

Ellen Hinderlie, RN, BSN, MSN
ellen.hinderlie@centralia.edu
360-623-8435

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 27, 2018 to February 26, 2021

Clover Park Technical College
Associate Degree in Nursing (LPN-ASN) 
4500 Steilacoom Blvd. SW
Building 21
Lakewood, WA 98499

Myra A. Griffin MN, PMHCNSBC, ARNP
myra.griffin@cptc.edu
253-589-6022

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020
 
Clover Park Technical College
Practical Nursing
4500 Steilacoom Blvd. SW
Building 21
Lakewood, WA 98499

Myra A. Griffin MN, PMHCNSBC, ARNP
myra.griffin@cptc.edu
253-589-6022

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From February 17, 2017 to February 16, 2020

South Puget Sound Community College
Associate Degree in Nursing
2011 Mottman Rd SW
Olympia, WA 98512

Laurie Choate, MN, RN
360-596-5298
lchoate@spscc.edu

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status Granted: From June 23, 2017 to June 22, 2020
 

West Virginia

Davis and Elkins College
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN option) delivered via distance education
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241

Threasia Witt, EdD, MSN
wittt@dewv.edu
304-637-1375

Pre-accreditation Candidate Status: From June 24, 2016 to June 23, 2019

Voluntary Withdrawal from Pre-Accreditation Candidacy


Florida

Miami Regional University
Associate of Science in Nursing
700 S Royal Poinciana Blvd.
Miami Springs, FL 33166

Jay Kyle Ober, PhD, ACNP/ANP-BC, CCRN, CFRN, CEN
jober@mru.edu
305-442-9223

Month of Withdrawal: June 2018


Miami Regional University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
700 S Royal Poinciana Blvd.
Miami Springs, FL 33166

Jay Kyle Ober, PhD, ACNP/ANP-BC, CCRN, CFRN, CEN
jober@mru.edu
305-442-9223

Month of Withdrawal: June 2018


Miami Regional University
Master of Science in Nursing
700 S Royal Poinciana Blvd.
Miami Springs, FL 33166

Jay Kyle Ober, PhD, ACNP/ANP-BC, CCRN, CFRN, CEN
305-442-9223
jober@mru.edu

Month of Withdrawal: June 2018

New Jersey

Trinitas School of Nursing
Diploma Program (RN)
40 W Jersey St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Donna Penn, MSN, RN, CNE
donna.penn@ucc.edu
908-659-5202

Month of Withdrawal: May 2018