Studying from an accredited institution is very important. Many times employers are more likely to consider you when you come from an accredited institution or program. Accredited programs and campuses assure that you received an education from a college that meets very specific standards of quality. In addition, accreditation is important to many other higher education institutions when considering acceptance of your transfer credits or admittance for acquiring an advanced degree.

Accreditation ADN Nursing Program

Our Nursing Programs are approved by the Florida Board of Nursing

The Florida Board of Nursing mailing address is 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3257.

The Florida Board of Nursing is the state agency authorized to determine if the applicant qualifies to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida. For licensure requirements, refer to sections 464.008 and 464.009, Florida Statutes (F. S.), Rules 64B9-3.002 and 3.008, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.)

The Florida Board of Nursing, in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the Nurse Practice Act, will determine if a nursing program graduate is eligible for licensure. or call 850- 488-0595 or email

The student who has met all educational and institutional requirements for an Associate in Science Degree in Nursing from Burnett International College is eligible to have their name submitted to the Florida Board of Nursing to be considered as a candidate for the National Council Licensure Examination for the Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN).


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Commission for Independent Education (CIE)

Our Programs are Licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE)

Burnett International College is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414. Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 – toll-free telephone number (888) 224-6684.

The West Palm Beach Campus (license # 4436) has been authorized to offer the following Associate Degrees: Nursing, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Management, and Physical Therapy Assistant. Additionally, CIE licenses the following Diploma-granting programs: Patient Care Technician, Pharmacy Technician and Practical Nursing.