Sumner College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Health Education Schools (ABHES) and by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

The Registered Nursing Program and the Practical Nursing program is approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN), and authorized by the Office of Degree Authorization (ODA). Graduates of the Registered Nursing Program and Practical Nursing Program are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Graduate of the Medical Assisting Program are eligible to sit for the AAMA Certification.

Graduates of the Medical Assisting program are eligible to sit for the CMA (AAMA) Certification Exam. Only graduates

of medical assisting programs accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) are eligible to take the (AAMA) Certification Examination.

*Sumner College is a business corporation authorized by the State of Oregon to offer and confer the academic degree described herein, following a determination that state academic standards will be satisfied under OAR 583-030. Inquiries concerning the standards or school compliance may be directed to the Office of Degree Authorization.



"I decided to come to Sumner College because I found a fast track program, which only took me 13 months to obtain a career."

- Riziell P.

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Associate Degree in Nursing
Practical Nursing
Medical Assisting Program

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Cascade Station Campus

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