Approved by the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
320 West Washington, Springfield, IL 62786
Phone: (217) 785-0800

Approved by the State of Illinois Approving Agency for Veterans' Education and Training.
833 South Spring Street, Springfield, IL 62794-9432
Phone: (217) 782-6641

Higher Learning Commission Verification Badge Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (800) 621-7440

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing has been approved by Illinois to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.


The BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000

CCNE Accreditation Seal The BSN, MSN, and DNP degree programs and the post-graduate APRN certificate options at Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001
Phone: (202) 887-6791

Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP)