North Hennepin Community College
|Type||Public community college|
|President||Dr. Lisa Larson, Interim|
|Students||10,705 credit students enrolled in fiscal year 2014|
|Location||7411-85th Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, MN, USA|
North Hennepin Community College, also known as NHCC, was founded in 1966, is one of the largest and most diverse community colleges in Minnesota. It is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system - the fifth largest system of higher education in the United States. It is located at the intersection of 85th Avenue North and West Broadway in Brooklyn Park.
North Hennepin Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
In addition to NHCC's institutional accreditation, the following programs have received specialized accreditation or approval by national and/or international organizations:
Business Program – Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs
Histotechnology Program – National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Medical Laboratory Technician Program – National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Nursing Program – National League of Nursing Accreditation Commission
Minnesota Board of Nursing
Online Programs – The Higher Learning Commission
Paralegal Program – American Bar Association Standing Committee on Paralegals
Peer Tutor Program – College Reading and Learning Association
CRLA Member Services
College facts, enrollment trends, student profiles, student engagement information, student outcomes, and financial aid information can be found in NHCC's Student Fact Book. NHCC has a number of other publications that state its mission, outline its strategic plan, highlight its outcomes, and feature its students.
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