College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University
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George Mason University


George Mason University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the university.

The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard. All other inquiries, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be made directly to George Mason University, 703-993-1000.

The Southern Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4098
Phone: 404-679-4501

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 (

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

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.