Rockford Campus

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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

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Rockford

Address
6000 East State Street 4th Floor
Rockford, Illinois 61108
Phone
815-316-4800
Fax
815-316-4801
Hours
M - TH: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
F: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
SA: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
SU: Closed

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Craig Steege campus director

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"Over the past several years, we have built a community of students, faculty and staff that embody the mission and vision of Rasmussen University."
—Craig Steege

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Accreditation

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.

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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
703-917-9503

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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
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

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
All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at info@cahiim.org.

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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
202-887-6791

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  1. According to Associate Degree Registered Nurse conferrals from 2016–2019 as reported in IPEDS.
  2. Select programs are not available for enrollment at this campus, but are available to Illinois residents online through Rasmussen University Online.
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