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The RCTC Nursing Program is approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing and accredited by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN).

The PN Program began in 1967 as part of the Rochester Area Vocational Technical
Institute (RAVTI) and received initial accreditation in 1976. The program has been fully accredited since that time, with the most recent site visit conducted in February 2012. Our next site visit is scheduled for the year 2020.

Address program approval or accreditation inquiries to:

Minnesota Board of Nursing
2829 University Avenue SE #500
Minneapolis, MN 55414-3253

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

Contact Information
(507) 285-7210 or 1‑800‑247‑1296
Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave SE :: Rochester, MN 55904-4999
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Rochester Community and Technical College, a member of Minnesota State.
RCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer.
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