The initial approval of the PN nursing program was granted in May of 1963. The first PN students started June 24, 1963. The Bi-Level (Practical Nursing - Associate Degree) Nursing Program was presented for approval to the Kansas State Board of Nursing on December 3, 1981, and was granted full approval on March 4, 1982, thus changing the name of the program to Neosho County Community College, Bi-Level Nursing Program. The first ADN students started August 18, 1982.
Kansas State Board of Nursing
Landon State Office Building
900 S.W. Jackson, Room 1051
Topeka, KS 66612-1230
The associate nursing program at Neosho County Community College at the campuses located in Chanute and Ottawa, Kansas is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30325
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate nursing program is Continuing Accreditation for Good Cause.
View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm .