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UT-Martin to receive nursing accreditation review visit


MARTIN, Tenn. — The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Nursing will host a site review in February for continuing accreditation of its baccalaureate nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

The public is invited to meet the ACEN site visit team and share comments in person about the program at a meeting scheduled for 4 p.m., Wed., Feb. 12, in Gooch Hall, Room 133.

Written comments are welcome and should be sent to: Dr. Sharon Tanner, CEO, Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326. Comments can also be e-mailed to Tanner at sjtanner@acenursing.org.

All written comments to the ACEN should be received by Feb. 3, 2014.

UT Martin offered at two-year nursing program from 1970 to 1991 and began the transition to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program in 1988. The university offers the traditional BSN at the main campus and the UT Martin Parsons Center. An RN to BSN program option is offered at the university’s Ripley Center and also online.