Frontier Nursing University (FNU) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
to award masters degrees 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 status of FNU.
Frontier Nursing University is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
(1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320, Frankfort, KY 40601; Tel:
502-573-1555) to offer a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree and both
certificates and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) for
nurse-midwifery, family nurse practitioner, and women's health care
nurse practitioner specialties.
The nurse-midwifery post-masters certificate program and master's
program are fully accredited by the ACNM Accreditation Commission for
Midwifery Education (ACME) (formerly ACNM Division of Accreditation),
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910-6374; Tel:
240-485-1802, http://www.midwife.org/acme, acme@ACNM.org
The Doctor of Nursing Practice, the Master of Science in Nursing
program and the post-master’s certificates, including the
nurse-midwifery, family nurse practitioner, and women’s health care
nurse practitioner tracks, are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; Tel: 404-975-5000.