College of Western Idaho Nursing Program Hosts Accreditation Team

Published: January 4, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY – College of Western Idaho (CWI) will host the National League for Nursing Accreditation (NLNAC) later this month to conduct a site review for initial accreditation of the College’s Nursing program. For the review process, CWI is asking for community input on the program. The CWI Nursing program is currently in candidacy status for national accreditation through the NLNAC.

As part of this visit, the community is invited to attend a meeting with the visiting team:

Wednesday – Jan. 30
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Canyon County Center
Room 112

The meeting will provide an opportunity to share comments about the program. Written comments can also be sent to the NLNAC until Jan. 18. Contact information for the NLNAC, as well as additional information on the accreditation visit can be found at /academics/nursing.  


Jennifer Couch                                                

(208) 562-3508                          


The College of Western Idaho is a public, open-access, and comprehensive community college committed to providing affordable access to quality teaching and learning opportunities to the residents of its service area in western Idaho. CWI has seven campus locations throughout Southwest Idaho providing higher education and 21st Century technical skills acquisition. The college is dedicated to improving the community’s economic well-being by responding with highly-educated and productive graduates. The foundation for the area’s only community college was created by a supermajority of voters in Ada and Canyon counties on May 22, 2007. For more information about the college, visit or call (208) 562-3000.


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