CGFNS International (also known as the Commission on Graduates of
Foreign Nursing Schools) is an internationally recognized authority
on credentials evaluation and verification pertaining to the education,
registration and licensure of nurses and health care professionals
The mission of CGFNS International (also known as the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools) is to provide expert credentials evaluation and professional development services to promote the health and safety of the public.
CGFNS International focuses on four key objectives:
To develop and administer a predictive testing and evaluation program for nurses educated outside the United States.
To provide a credentials evaluation service for health care professionals educated and/or born outside the United States.
To serve as a clearinghouse for information on international nursing education and licensure.
To conduct and publish studies relevant to internationally educated nurses.