All College Programs
Bellin College programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). This accreditation is reviewed in-depth by the HLC every 10 years. Our accreditation was reaffirmed in 2014. In 2015 we received approval to expand Distance Education offerings and add a Sonography program. Our next reaffirmation review is scheduled for 2024.
Higher Learning Commission Contact Information:
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
Program Specific Accreditations
Each program also has specialized accreditations by professional and national accrediting agencies that are detailed below.
The Baccalaureate and Master of Science in Nursing programs
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Bellin College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, (202)887-6791.
The Baccalaureate and Master of Science in Nursing programs are also accredited by:
Wisconsin Board of Nursing, Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services
1400 East Washington Avenue, Madison, WI 53703
The Baccalaureate of Radiologic Sciences program is accredited by:
Joint Review Committee of Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182
(312) 704-5304 (FAX)
The Baccalaureate of Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 US Highway 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33763
Orthopaedic and Manual Physical Therapy (OMPT) Fellowship
Accreditation Council on Orthopaedic and Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship Education
The Bellin College Fellowship is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Orthopaedic and Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship Education (a division of the American Academy of Orthopaedic and Manual Physical Therapists) as a post-professional fellowship program for physical therapists.
National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements
The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement is a voluntary agreement among its member states and U.S. territories that establishes comparable national standards for interstate offering of postsecondary distance-education courses and programs. It is intended to make it easier for students to take online courses offered by postsecondary institutions based in another state.
Wisconsin State Approval Authority
Bellin College is authorized by the State of Wisconsin to offer postsecondary education in this state.