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With over 50 career-focused programs in nursing, business, technology and more, you can gain the skills and confidence to prepare for your next career move. Interested in nursing? Rasmussen University is the #1 educator of Associate’s degree in Nursing (ADN) grads in the country.1
Whether your program is fully online or includes on-campus courses, your Rockford campus support team will be there every step of the way.
Many of our programs are available fully online, with additional resources and support on campus. See all online programs.
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Rasmussen University School of Nursing
Prepare to become an experienced and knowledgeable nurse in one of our Nursing degree programs. Hands-on training allows you to practice your skills in an immersive, up-to-date facility. Benefit from small class sizes, dedicated faculty and utilizing the latest in medical technology.
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Higher Learning Commission
Rasmussen University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
The Medical Assisting Diploma program at the Rockford campus in Illinois is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314
North Falls Church, VA 22043
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
The Surgical Technologist AAS Program at the Rockford, Illinois, campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP.org) on the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355 113th Street N, Suite 7709
Seminole, FL 33775
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
The Health Information Management accreditor of Rasmussen University is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The following Health Information Technician program at Rasmussen University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) based on their associate-level Health Information Management standards and is reaffirmed through the following date:
- Rasmussen University – Rockford, Illinois through 2022
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
- According to Associate Degree Registered Nurse conferrals from 2016–2019 as reported in IPEDS.
- Select programs are not available for enrollment at this campus, but are available to Illinois residents online through Rasmussen University Online.