The UAB School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and  approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing (ABN). The school has program approval from the Pediatric Certification Board (PCNB) for: 1) Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and 2) Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Additionally, the school is in compliance with the National Certification Corporation for: 1) Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and 2) Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner Option.