State Authorization

Loyola National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity AgreementsUniversity New Orleans has been approved by Louisiana to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. The reciprocity allows Loyola to offer its online programs in member states without seeking state-by-state approval. The agreement further provides enhanced quality assurance and consumer protection to Loyola’s online students in member states.

Board of Nursing Authorizations

Due to individual state Board of Nursing regulations, Loyola University New Orleans is not currently permitted to provide online courses or instruction to students in the states listed below.

All Programs

New Hampshire
New York

*Washington is an approved state for the MSN-Nursing Leadership program only.