Nov 16, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
  
2019-2020 College Catalog

2019-2020 College Catalog


As a comprehensive community college, our mission is to provide quality education and to economically enhance the communities we serve.


The provisions of this publication do not constitute a contract or offer to contract with any person. The right to change any provision or requirement without notice at any time within the student’s term of attendance is reserved to Western Iowa Tech Community College.

WITCC follows the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) set forth by the U.S. Government Publishing Office. For more information about college costs, financing, and job outlook, visit www.witcc.edu/ge.

It is the policy of Western Iowa Tech Community College not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, actual or potential parent, family or marital status in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by state and federal civil rights regulation.

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Accredited/Approved by:
The Higher Learning Commission, 230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604; (800) 621-7440

Iowa Department of Public Health, Bureau of EMS, 321 East 12th Street, Lucas State Office Building, Des Moines, IA 50319-0075; (515) 281-3741

Commission on Dental Accreditation, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611; (312) 440-2500

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 706-3245

Iowa Board of Nursing, Riverpoint Business Park, 400 S.W. 8th Street, Ste B, Des Moines, IA 50319-0166; (515) 281-3255

National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 111 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2900, Chicago, IL 60601-4277; (312) 525-3600

Medical Assisting Education Review Board, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Ste. 1575, Chicago, IL 60606; (800)-228-2262

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARCSTSA), 6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite #110, Littleton, CO 80120; (303) 694-9262

Iowa Board of Educational Examiners, 400 East 14th St., Grimes State Office Building, Des Moines, IA 50319-0147; (515)-281-3245

Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions, 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Ste. 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088; (214)-703-8445

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP); 25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763; (727) 210-2350

The nursing education program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; (404) 975-5000

Curricula approved by:
Iowa State Board of Education

Approved for:
Associate of Arts Degree
Associate of Science Degree
Associate of General Studies Degree
Associate of Applied Science Degree
One-year Diploma
Occupational Proficiency Certificate
Veterans’ Training

Member of:
Iowa Association of School Boards
Iowa Association of Community College Trustees, Presidents