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The year is 1968, now click on the day in the timeline below.


The day is Thursday, March 28 in the year 1968.

North Central Association grants Correspondent Status on the school (March 28, 1968): After earning Class I junior college status by the state in July 1967 and receiving approval from the Office of the Superintendent in August of the same year, faculty, staff, and administrators initiated the important accreditation process. Key to securing state and federal funds for construction and classroom equipment, as well as satisfying standards at the six directional universities in the state, the Correspondent Status was imperative to beginning the four-year process towards full accreditation.

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Correspondent Status Granted

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