Anti-Discrimination Statement

Anti-Discrimination Policy:

The Abington Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is an equal opportunity institution. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status in their educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and other institutionally administered programs.

The Abington Dixon School of Nursing also complies with the regulations put forth as follows:
Title IX

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces, among other statutes, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance.

Title IX states that:

No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

For more information on Title IX: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/tix_dis.html