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Institutional and Program Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
欧博娱乐 is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
p. 800.621.7440

欧博娱乐 participates in the HLC's Standard Pathway as its process for reaffirmation of accreditation.
The Higher Learning Commission's Mark of Accreditation are required to display the HLC Mark of Accreditation Status on their websites as a part of HLC’s Obligations of Membership (Policy number INST.B.30.020).

Program Approval
欧博娱乐's Nursing Program (CP and AAS) is approved by the North Dakota State Board of Nursing.

Additional Accreditation
欧博娱乐's AAS Nursing Program has been granted CNEA Acccreditation status.
Pre-accreditation Granted: October 18, 2018 to October 31, 2022
欧博娱乐’s TrainND Northwest is an IACET Accredited Provider
欧博娱乐's North Dakota Small Business Center is accredited by the Association of Small Business Development Centers.
 
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Accreditation Team Information
Through Accreditation Teams, every full-time 欧博娱乐 employee has the opportunity to share in 欧博娱乐’s decision-making processes. Each cross-divisional team focuses on a particular aspect of 欧博娱乐.

The team establishes a vision, sets goals, and shapes the future of that particular aspect. Full-time employees have access to data so they can be involved and informed about this grassroots strategic planning approach. A four-person leadership team leads each Accreditation Team. Full-time employees can request which team to participate in based on their strengths and interests, although some teams are identified by position on campus.

欧博娱乐 Accreditation Teams
 
Academic Integrity        
Academic Integrity focuses on the design, deployment, and effectiveness of all teaching modalities and the processes required to support teaching and learning that underlie the institution’s credit programs and courses.
 
Enrollment Management            
Enrollment Management focuses on determining, understanding, and meeting needs of prospective students from recruitment to first enrollment. This group analyzes identification and subcategorization of students to understand needs and expectations.
 
Student Success
Student Success focuses on determining, understanding, and meeting needs of current and completed students. This group analyzes identification and subcategorization of students to understand needs and expectations.
 
Workforce & Career Readiness
Workforce & Career Readiness focuses on responding to current and future regional economic workforce and career needs based on data and analysis. Workforce & Career Readiness focuses on the design, deployment, and effectiveness of teaching learning processes, and the processes required to support teaching learning processes that underlie the institution’s noncredit and career and technical focused programs and courses.
 
Institutional Leadership & Partnerships               
Institutional Leadership & Partnerships focuses on how the institution achieves its mission and lives its vision through all areas. Institutional Leadership & Partnerships analyzes how current and potential institutional relationships contribute to the mission and examines the specific needs and requirements of the stakeholders it serves and how institutional processes and systems build key internal and external collaborative relationships that align with institutional goals and directions.
 
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Mission, Vision, Values
Mission
The mission of 欧博娱乐, "Where the People Make the Difference," is to provide accessible, affordable, life changing, and life-long educational pathways to residents of North Dakota, the Upper Plains, and beyond.

Vision
We are committed to student excellence. We embrace quality student experiences, open communication, and actionable data that enrich personal relationships among our college, faculty, and students.

We believe that people make the difference; that the College is the heart of the communities we serve; that our facilities are a needed, neutral, and central community space; and that our faculty and staff serve multiple and diverse needs in a global environment.

We strive for a strong student presence on-campus, expanded offerings, fiscal sustainability, modern facilities, current technologies, and continuous improvement as a result of both our master and strategic plans.

Values
Truthfulness
Relationships
Empowerment
Vision
Inspiration
Achievement
Personal & Professional Growth
Success

Approved by State Board of Higher Education, April, 30, 2015.
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