The Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
800-621-7440 or 312-263-0456

2016 Reports

Follow-Up Reports

Additional Locations

Iowa Department of Education

Grimes State Office Building
400 E. 14th and Grand
Des Moines, IA 50319-0146

Interim Accreditation Visit

National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)

179 East Franklin Street
PO Box 578
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
877-572-8693 (fax)

Individual programs are recognized as follows:

Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene

Accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation
American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Ave.
PO Box 1900
Chicago, IL 60611

Emergency Medical Services

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763

Accredited by Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
214-703-8992 (fax)

Iowa Department of Public Health
Lucas State Office Building
321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075

Landscape and Turf Management

Accredited by the National Association of Landscape Professionals 
12500 Fair Lakes Circle, Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22033

Medical Laboratory Technology

Accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
5600 N River Rd. STE 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119

Natural Resource Management

North American Wildlife Technology Association

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
Probationary Status
c/o Accreditation Department
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449

Physical Therapist Assistant Program

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Hawkeye Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website:

Practical Nursing and Associate Degree Nursing

Approved by the Iowa Board of Nursing
400 S.W. 8th Street
Suite B
Des Moines, IA 50309

Respiratory Care

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
P.O. Box 54876
Hurst, TX 76054-4876

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