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Accreditations and Approvals

Accreditations and Approvals

Northwestern College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, 230 S. LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, (312) 263-0456, www.hlcommission.org.

 

The Northwestern College Health Information Technology Associate in Applied Science Degree program at the Chicago Campus accreditation is in Inactive Status with the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (www.cahiim.org), 233 N. Michigan Ave., 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601, (312) 233-1100.

 

The Health Information Technology associate in applied science degree program at the Bridgeview campus is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (www.cahiim.org), 233 N. Michigan Ave., 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601.

 

The Medical Assisting Associate in Applied Science Degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 U.S. Highway 19 N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 3376356, (727) 210-2350.

 

The Radiologic Technology Associate in Applied Science Degree is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (www.jrcert.org) 20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606, (312) 704-5300.

 

The Business Administration and Executive Accounting Associate in Applied Science Degree programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213 (913) 339-9356.

 

Northwestern College is authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education to award associate in applied science degrees. Illinois Board of Higher Education, 1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333 Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, (217) 782-2551 https://www.ibhe.org/.  Complaints can be filed at https://complaints.ibhe.org.

The Associate in Applied Science Degree program in Nursing is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation, Illinois State Board of Nursing

Northwestern College is approved for veterans training under the G.I. Bill for Veterans Educational Assistance.

Northwestern College is approved by the United States Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service as an institution of higher education for training international students.

Chicago 1.888.205.2283 - 4829 N. Lipps Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
Chicago 1.888.205.2283 - 4811 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
Bridgeview 1.888.205.2283 - 7725 S. Harlem Ave. Bridgeview, IL 60455