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About Ashford
Achievement Belongs To Everyone.


Ashford University Mission

The mission of Ashford University is to provide high-quality, accessible, affordable, innovative, educational programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing advancement in their lives, professions, and communities.

Ashford University History

Ashford University has transformed from a small town college to a global university welcoming learners from all walks of life.

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Institutional Values

Empowerment. Inspiring and empowering. We give individuals the tools they need to achieve their goals.

Ingenuity. Inventive, adaptive, and proactive. We thrive on positive disruption and strive to continuously improve.

Guidance. Encouraging and supportive. We provide a nurturing environment for faculty, staff, and students to learn and grow.

Quality. We are consistently striving for the highest quality in our programs.

Commit to the future you always wanted.

School is everywhere you are when you earn your degree online


Accreditations and Associations Meeting the standards that all students deserve.


Ashford University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is a regional accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.