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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 07/02/2015

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Black Hawk College

6600 34th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265-5899
(309) 796-5000 (Main Phone)


Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...

Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Bettie Truitt, President
HLC Institution ID: 1871
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Accreditation Date(s): 10/10/1986

Summary of Commission Review

Accreditation notes: * Note on date of accreditation: accredited as a single entity in 1986. System includes the formerly separately-accredited campuses: Black Hawk College-East Campus, first accredited in 1975, and Black Hawk College-Quad-Cities Campus, first accredited in 1951.

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2013 - 2014
     • Action Letter (PDF)

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation:

Last Date of Information Change: 01/14/2015

Control: Public
Degrees Awarded (details below): Associates, Certificate

Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 04/16/2015)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 2,346   3,961
Graduate: 0   0
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   1,079  

Degree Programs (last updated: 04/16/2015)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 50   569
Bachelors Degrees 0   0
Masters Degrees 0   0
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 0   0
Certificate Programs (last updated: 04/16/2015)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 83   368

Off-Campus Activities (last updated: 09/25/2014)

In-State:   Campuses:   East Campus - Galva, IL;
    Additional Locations:   Area Career Center - East Moline, IL; Community Education Center/Welding and Skilled Trades Center (CEC/WTSC) - Kewanee, IL;
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.