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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Council on Education

Sullivan University is authorized to operate in Puerto Rico under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). 

Professional Board Licensure

Puerto Rico Board of Accountancy

The Sullivan University Bachelor of Science in Accounting program does not qualify students to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure exam.  Additional academic credit hours are required.

The Sullivan University Master of Business Administration with Accounting Concentration does not meet the CPA licensure requirements in the state of Puerto Rico.

Sullivan University Associate of Science in Health Information Management graduates are eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Technician exam (RHIT). There are no states that currently require licensure or certification.  However, some employers require an employee to have a certification or registration.

There are no states currently that require licensure or certification for the Medical Coding profession.  However, some employers require an employee to have certification or registration.  The Sullivan University Medical Coding graduates are eligible to sit for the Certified Coding Association exam (CCA).

Puerto Rico Board of Nursing Examiners

The Sullivan University Practical Nursing Diploma program prepares graduates to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) to become a Practical Nurse (PN).

The Sullivan University Associate of Science in Nursing program prepares graduates to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) to become a Registered Nurse (RN).

The baccalaureate degree in Nursing at Sullivan University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org/).

The Sullivan University RN-BSN program does not lead to any type of licensure in Puerto Rico.

Sullivan University has not determined whether the Community Pharmacy Certificate and the Pharmacy Technician Diploma programs meet licensure requirements in Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline (Physician Assistant)

Coursework (excluding Clinical Rotations) for the Sullivan University Master of Science Physician Assistant program only takes place in Kentucky locations. Sullivan University has not determined whether the program meets the educational requirements for licensure in Puerto Rico.  Please contact the state board at the information below for specific licensure requirements.

Ponce De León Street 1590
GM Group Building 3rd Floor
Rio Piedras, PR  00920
P.O. Box 13969 (Mailing Address)
San Juan, PR  00908

Phone: (787) 999-8989
Fax: (787) 782-8733
Web: http://www.salud.gov.pr

Puerto Rico does not have licensure requirements for the Surgical Technology profession.