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Accreditation Information

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The Associate in Applied Science - Nursing program at Heartland Community College located in Normal, Illinois is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta Georgia 30326; phone 404-975-5000; email: info@acenursing.org.

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate in Applied Science - Nursing program is continuing accreditation.

Graduate Success Rates

Year Pass Rate
2020 85%
2019 97%
2018 100%

 *Further information on HCC nursing pass rates (PDF)

Program Completion Rates

2018 2019 2020
Aggregate 68% 62% 76%
Traditional 64% 60% 74%
LPN to ADN 88% 66% 77%

Job Placement Rates

Graduate survey data results and employment tracking data reflect the following job placement rates:

Year Placement Rate # of Graduates Employed/# of Graduates
2020 94% n = 30/32
2019 100% n = 30/31
2018 100% n = 30/30

 

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Nursing program at Heartland Community College meets the state education requirements for a Registered Nurse license in the State of Illinois. Heartland Community College has not determined if the AAS Nursing program at Heartland Community College meets the state education requirements in any other state, any U.S. Territory, or the District of Columbia. Contact the state regulatory agency for nursing in any other state for which this information is needed.