Graham Hospital School of Nursing is approved by the Illinois State Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and has been accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission since 1968, now known as Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), an accreditation reserved for quality educational programs in nursing. ACEN’s phone number is 1-404-975-5000 and their address is 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, Georgia 30326.

In October of 2013, Graham Hospital School of Nursing hosted the scheduled accreditation visit by ACEN and received continuing accreditation for another eight years. The next scheduled visit will be in 2021.