Contact Hour Certificate

UWCNE Continuing Education Contact Hour Certificate—132 contact hours

To earn a contact hour certificate, the student must complete all course activities by specified due dates:

  • Practice Tests
  • Evaluations
  • Assignments
  • Exams
  • Clinical Experience

All students who complete the above requirements will be awarded 132 contact hours by the University of Washington Continuing Nursing Education. Students who do not achieve the minimum 75% average score on the exams but who complete all required coursework will be awarded a contact hour certificate but will not receive credit for NURS 540 and will not receive a WMEP Certificate of Completion.


UWCNE Accreditation

Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Disability Accommodation
The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance of the start of the course at:
205-543-6450/V, 206-543-6452/TTY, 206-685-7264 (FAX) or