Accreditation and State Approval

The Associate degree nursing program at Brookdale Community College located in Lincroft, NJ is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Brookdale Community College Associate degree nursing program is continuing accreditation.

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

Additionally, the Brookdale Community College Associate degree program is accredited by:

The New Jersey Board of Nursing (NJBON)
124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102

Students who may have a complaint regarding the Brookdale Community College Nursing Program should address their complaint through the formal channels of communication at Brookdale. Students may also contact the New Jersey State Board of Nursing and/or the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) with any complaints about the program.

As per the National Council State Board of Nursing 2019 Licensure Survey, Brookdale’s nurse education program meets the educational licensing requirements for the following states and the District of Columbia: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia. Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. To see licensure requirements by state, go to: