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HLC Re-accreditation

Minnesota West Invites Public Comment

Minnesota West Community and Technical College is seeking comments

from the public about the college in preparation for its re-accreditation.


Every 10 years, Minnesota West conducts a self-study in preparation for re-accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.


That process is now underway in preparation for the re-accreditation site visit on October 31 - November 2, 2011. The HLC team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the commission’s criteria for accreditation.


The public is invited to submit comment to the Higher Learning Commisssion regarding the college. Comments may be submitted June 1, 2011 - August 31, 2011.


Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing and signed; comments cannot be treated as confidential.