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Accreditation Information

ACCREDITATION and LICENSURE INFORMATION

The following information reflects the numerous state approvals, professional accreditations and institutional memberships held by Baptist Health College Little Rock.

BHCLR INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION

BHCLR programs accredited by Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)

  • School of Histotechnology
  • School of Medical Laboratory Science
  • School of Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • School of Practical Nursing
  • School of Radiography
  • School of Sleep Technology
  • School of Surgical Technology

Institutional Accrediting Agency:
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N.
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone (703) 917-9503
FAX (703) 917-4109
info@abhes.org


BHCLR LICENSURE

BHCLR programs approved by Arkansas State Board of Nursing

  • School of Nursing
  • School of Practical Nursing
  • RN Refresher Course
  • LPN Refresher Course

Schools of Nursing Approval and Accrediting Agencies:

State Approval Agency:
Arkansas State Board of Nursing
University Tower Bldg.
1123 South University
Suite 800
Little Rock, AR 72204-1619
Phone (501) 686-2700
FAX: (501) 686-2714
Website: www.arbsn.org


Professional Accrediting Agency:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Ste. 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404-975-5000
Fax: 404-975-5020
Website: www.acenursing.org


All BHCLR programs are certified by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education

State Certifying Agency:
Arkansas Division of Higher Education (ADHE
423 Main Street, Suite 400
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone (501) 371-2000
www.adhe.edu


 

BHCLR PROGRAMMATIC ACCREDITATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS


School of Histotechnology
The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Rd, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
Phone: (773) 714-8880
FAX: (773) 714-8886

 

School of Medical Laboratory Science
The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Rd, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
Phone: (773) 714-8880
FAX: (773) 714-8886

School of Nuclear Medicine Technology
The Joint Review Committee on Education Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)
820 West Danforth Rd, #B1
Edmond, OK 73003
Phone: (405) 285-0546
FAX: (405) 285-0579
Email: mail@jrcnmt.org


School of Nursing
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
FAX: (404) 975-5020
Membership: Arkansas State Board of Nursing: Nurse Administrators of Nursing Education Programs (NANEP)

School of Occupational Therapy Assistant
The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
c/o American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929
Phone: 301-652-6611 ext. 2042
www.acoteonline.org

School of Practical Nursing
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
FAX: (404) 975-5020
Membership: Arkansas State Board of Nursing: Nurse Administrators of Nursing Education Programs (NANEP)

School of Radiography
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N Upper Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Phone: (312) 704-5300
FAX: (312) 704-5304
www.jrcert.org

School of Sleep Technology
The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education programs (CAAHEP)
25400 US Highway 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350
FAX: (727) 210-2354
www.CAAHEP.org

Committee on Accreditation for Polysomnographic Technologist Ed. (CoA PSG)
Attention: Executive Director
1711 Franks Ave
New Bern, NC 28560
Phone: 252-626-3238
www.coapsg.org

School of Surgical Technology
The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N.
Falls Church, Virginia 22043
Phone: (703) 917-9503
FAX: (703) 917-4109

The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Phone: (727) 210-2350
FAX: (727) 210-2354
www.CAAHEP.org

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA)
6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite 210
Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: (303) 694-9262
FAX: (303) 741-3655
www.arcstsa.org
Membership: Association of Surgical Technologists