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Rockford University is a private, independent, coeducational university providing courses of study leading to baccalaureate and master's degrees. The academic programs of students are based on a foundation of learning in the liberal arts and sciences.

Rockford University emphasizes excellence in teaching and has a strong commitment to scholarly activity, creative expression and community service. The educational program is characterized by a concern for the needs of all students and reflects the basic human rights and responsibilities of a democratic society.

The University is a charter member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Accreditation is periodically reviewed and is renewed annually.

Other Memberships include:
  • Association of American Colleges, the Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities

  • College Entrance Examination Board

  • College Scholarship Service

  • American Council on Education

  • Council of Independent Colleges
The Rockford University nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc (ACEN), the teacher certification program (Education and Child Development) by the Illinois State Board of Education, and the business administration program by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.


THE HIGHER LEARNING COMMISSION
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
30 North LaSalle St., Ste. 2400
Chicago IL 60602-2504
Phone: 800-621-7440
www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org




ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Professional Preparation and Recruitment
100 North First St., E-310
Springfield, IL 62777-0001
Phone: 217-782-4330
www.isbe.state.il.us




AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY
1155 Sixteenth St. NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 800-227-5558
Fax: 202-776-8258
E-mail: webmaster@acs.org
www.acs.org




INTERNATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR COLLEGIATE BUSINESS EDUCATION
P.O. Box 3960
Olathe, KS 66063
Phone: 913-631-3009
E-mail: iacbe@iacbe.org
www.iacbe.org

 


ACCREDITATION COMMISSION FOR EDUCATION IN NURSING. INC.
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 | Atlanta, Georgia  30326
P.(404) 975 5000
F. (404) 975-5020
www.acenursing.org

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