Connors has several programs with specialized accreditation. Our Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing (OBN). The nursing program provides annual reports to ACEN and OBN, with the most recent ACEN on-site visit in October 2020. The next site visit will be in Fall 2028. 

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN),

The most recent accreditation visit of ACEN (Accrediting Commission Education in Nursing) was October 12-15th 2020. Eight-year continuing accreditation was granted and the nursing program is in compliance with all standards. Focused site visit for Tahlequah campus location recommended accreditation following the implementation of a new off-campus instructional site at the Tahlequah location. Final approvals March 2021.

The associate degree nursing program at Connors State College at the Muskogee campus located in Muskogee, Oklahoma is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

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

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Oklahoma Board of Nursing   November 2020 board meeting –Full continuing approval following Tahlequah campus implementation for both Muskogee & Tahlequah campuses

Oklahoma Board of Nursing
2915 N Classen, Ste. 207
OKC, OK  73106


The Connors Simulation Center received endorsement from the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL) in May 2024.