2021-2022 College Catalog
2021-2022 College Catalog
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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 practical nursing program at Western Iowa Tech Community College located in Sioux City, Iowa is accredited by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN); 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA. 30326; (404) 975-5000. The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the practical nursing program is continuing accreditation.
The nursing education program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326; (404) 975-5000
Curricula approved by:
Iowa State Board of Education
Associate of Arts Degree
Associate of Science Degree
Associate of General Studies Degree
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Occupational Proficiency Certificate
Iowa Association of School Boards
Iowa Association of Community College Trustees, Presidents