Accreditation

Touro University Nevada opened in 2004 and is part of Touro Western Division. Touro University California in Vallejo, California, launched a branch campus in Henderson, Nevada which is composed of two colleges: College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Health and Human Services. It is accredited by the Western Association of Colleges and Schools (WSCUC) as a branch campus of the California school.

TUN offers the following degree programs: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Soctor of Nursing Practice, Master of Science in Nursing, and Post-Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Medical Health Sciences (MHS), Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS), Bachelor of Science in Nursing for RN’s (RN-BSN),  Master in Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT), Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD), Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), Master of Education (MEd), and Doctor of Education (EdD).

TUN programs are accredited by or have received approval to issue degrees from the following organizations:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 748-9001
www.wascsenior.org

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)
1200 Findley Road, Suite 240
Duluth, GA 30097
(770) 476-1738
www.arc-pa.org

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
(301) 652-AOTA (2682)
www.acoteonline.org

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-706-3245
www.capteonline.org

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 887-6791
www.ccneaccreditation.org

The AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA)
142 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(800) 621-1773
www.osteopathic.org

Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education (CPE)
8778 S Maryland Parkway, Building B, Suite 300
Las Vegas, NV 89183
(707) 486-7330
www.cpe.state.nv.us

State of Nevada Department of Education
700 E. Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701-5096
775) 687-9200
www.doe.nv.gov

 

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