Nursing Accreditations

Registered Nursing (RN)

The associate degree nursing program at Southern University at Shreveport, located in Shreveport, Louisiana is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate degree nursing program is continuing accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at


The associate degree in nursing program has probationary status from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN): 17373 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Phone: (225) 755-7500; Fax: (225) 755-7584

Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)

The practical nursing program has provisional status from the Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners (LSBPNE): 131 Airline Drive, Suite 301, Metairie, LA 70001

Phone: (504) 838-5791; Fax: (504) 838-5279

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

The nurse aide training program has the full approval of the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH): 628 N. 4th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Phone: (225) 342-9500; Fax: (225) 342-5568

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