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KSBN Approval

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.

Approved by:
Kansas State Board of Nursing
Landon State Office Building 
900 S.W. Jackson, Room 1051
Topeka, KS  66612-1230
(785) 296-4929 

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
                (404) 975-5000
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 .



Graduate Success on NCLEX-RN Licensure Exam

 Year National Average NCCC
2018 88.29% 74.8%
2019 88.18% 68%
2020 86.57% 82.83%

Reporting Cycle: January 1 - December 31

Student Completion Rate

 Year % of Students
2018 90%
2019  78%
2020 73%

Reporting Cycle July 1st to June 30th

Reporting Cycle: July 1 - June 30


Campuses: Chanute     Ottawa     Online    Other