UCN Diploma in Practical Nursing receives national accreditation

University College of the North’s Diploma in Practical Nursing (DPN) program has received a 7-year program accreditation with recommendations from the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) Accreditation Bureau. The institution states that CASN Accreditation is a fully voluntary process that promotes program excellence. “CASN accreditation for our Practical Nursing program is fantastic news for UCN and the north,” said UCN Dean of Health Vicki Zeran. “UCN is one of the first DPN programs to receive National recognition through CASN.” UCN| UCN (PDF) Note: Archived stories may contain dead links or be missing source links.