November 21, 2018
COLUMBUS, OHIO – Hondros College of Nursing (HCN) announced that it has received official notification from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) of a six-year grant of programmatic accreditation through Oct. 31, 2024 for its Practical Nursing program. This is the only Practical Nursing program in Ohio to receive programmatic NLN CNEA accreditation.
“Hondros College of Nursing is thrilled to announce this programmatic accreditation as we strive for excellence in all programs,” said Tony Mediate, chief executive officer of Hondros College of Nursing. “We will continue to educate nurses to be ready to enter the workforce and pursue rewarding and successful careers in a variety of work environments.”
Hondros College of Nursing educates nurses at five Ohio campuses near Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, and Toledo, where students can earn a Practical Nursing Diploma and an Associate Degree in Nursing.
The stated mission of CNEA is: “The National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA) promotes excellence and integrity in nursing education globally through an accreditation process that respects the diversity of program mission, curricula, students, and faculty; emphasizes a culture of continuous quality improvement; and influences the preparation of a caring and competent nursing workforce.”
“This is truly a milestone event for Hondros College of Nursing,” said Dr. Jeremy W. Hoshor-Johnson, Chief Administrative Officer and Provost. “At Hondros, we offer a dynamic supportive environment and this accreditation is validation that our practical nursing program is offering an excellent education option for nursing students today.”
About Hondros College of Nursing
Hondros College of Nursing educates nurses at five Ohio campuses in Cincinnati/West Chester, Cleveland/Independence, Columbus/Westerville, Dayton/Fairborn and Toledo/Maumee, where students can earn a Practical Nursing Diploma and an Associate Degree in Nursing. Hondros College of Nursing is dedicated to its mission, as well as the students, partners, and communities in which they serve. For additional information, please visit hondros.edu.
Hondros College of Nursing is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), 7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 North, Falls Church, VA 22043, (703) 917-9503. Programmatic Accreditation: The Hondros College of Nursing Practical Nursing program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA) located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037. The baccalaureate degree in nursing program at Hondros College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, (202) 887-6791. The Practical Nursing and Associate Degree in Nursing programs are approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing. The baccalaureate degree in nursing program is approved and offered through the Westerville Main Campus and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. Hondros College of Nursing cannot guarantee employment or salary. Hondros College of Nursing is a subsidiary of American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI).