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Goodwin University is a nonprofit institution of higher education and is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), formerly known as the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).
The Associate in Science degree in Nursing was granted continuing accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The next evaluation visit is expected to be scheduled in the year 2026. For more information, contact Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road, N.E., STE 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, www.acenursing.org, (404) 975-5000.
The NCLEX first time pass rate for the year May 1, 2019–April 30, 2020 was 85.22% according to the NCSBN. Program completion rate within 150% of the permissible time frame for the Nursing program is 96.5 (September 2019–August 2020). Between 7/1/2019 and 6/30/20 there were 181 graduates. 95 students responded to our request for employment information. Of the 95 respondents, 93/95 are employed as nurses for an employment rate of 97.8%. 100% of the August 2020 graduates attained a score of 77% or greater on each of the end of program Student Learning Outcomes.