Appendix A: Accreditation Visit Dates

Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1413
Telephone: 800-621-7440
Fax; 312-263-7462

  • Admitted to AQIP (Academic Quality Improvement Program) 2-15-05
  • Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation 2018-2019

National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education

  • On-site evaluation scheduled every 5-7 years; next one due 2016.

Division of Education of the South Dakota Department of Education and Cultural Affairs

  • On-site evaluation scheduled every 5-7 years; next one due 2016.

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

  • Quality Assurance Report due every two years in the fall (2013, 2015, etc.)
  • Ten-year reaffirmation self-study due in 2014-2015.

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)

  • Next comprehensive evaluation scheduled no later than May 2019.

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

  • HIA and HIT programs - annual updates required.
  • Next evaluation for Health Care Coding Certificate anticipated in 2014.

Last Updated: 11/19/12