Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)

Felbry College School of Nursing is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award a diploma in the Practical Nursing Program and the LPN Bridge Program.

Accrediting Council for Independent Career Colleges and Schools (ACICS) is no longer recognized by the Department of Education. The college has 18 months following the loss of the Department-recognized accrediting agency, to find a new accrediting agency to maintain eligibility to receive funds under Title IV, HEA programs, and that if the institution does not obtain accreditation within that 18 month period, the institution would no longer be eligible to receive funds under Title IV, HEA programs. The date of expiration of the 18 month period is June 12th, 2018.

Any student at the institution who has a complaint relating to Title IV eligibility or administration, the quality of education received at the institution, or otherwise relating to the accreditation standards of the former accrediting agency, ACICS, can submit that complaint to the institution and/ or to any of the following:

State Department of Education
Ohio Department of Education

Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools

Office of the Ohio Attorney General
30 E. Broad St., 14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215

State Office of Consumer Affairs
Helen MacMurray
Consumer Protection Section
Office of the Attorney General

Robert Tongren
Office of Consumers’ Counsel

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