Accreditation

CCNE Accredited

The baccalaureate degree programs in nursing/master's degree programs in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice programs at George Mason University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

The BSN programs are approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing.

Information regarding the accreditation of George Mason University can be found on the Provost’s webpage at https://provost.gmu.edu/administration/academic-affairs/accreditation.

Five-year NCLEX Pass Rates

Year # Candidates % Passing
2012* 164 88%
2013* 149 77%
2014* 137 78.83%
  Two-year (Traditional) BSN Pathway
2015 96 63.54%
2016 137 90.51%
2017 130 95.38%
  Accelerated Second Degree BSN Pathway
2015 37 91.89%
2016 6 100%
2017 20 95%

*2012-2014 pass rates were reported as a combined passing rate from the two-year (traditional) BSN pathway and the accelerated second degree BSN pathway.