Accreditation

Northeast Mississippi Community College has met the standards of accreditation of the following recognized accreditation commissions:

Institutional Accreditation

Northeast Mississippi Community CollegeĀ is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) award the Associate of Arts degree, Associate of Applied Science degree, and Certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4098 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Northeast Mississippi Community College.

Any inquiry to the Commission on Colleges should relate only to the accreditation status of this institution and not to general admission information.

Inquiries concerning education programs, admissions, etc. should be addressed to the Office of Admissions.

Accreditation reaffirmation documents and reports may be reviewed in the Office of the Executive Vice-President.

Programmatic Accreditation

There are several programs in the Health Occupations area which have sought, and have been awarded accreditation by a national agency. These programs are: Associate Degree Nursing – Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing; Dental Hygiene – Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association; Respiratory Care Technology – Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care; Practical Nursing Education – Mississippi Community College Board; Medical Laboratory Technology – National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science; Medical Assisting Technology – Commissions on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, Radiologic Technology – Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. The most recent program in career/technical that has received reaccreditation is Associate Degree Nursing.

ProgramDateAccrediting Agency
Associate Degree Nursing2015 (2023)Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
Dental Hygiene Technology2011 (2018)Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association
Medical Assisting Technology2012 (2019)Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
Medical Laboratory Technology2011 (2018)National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science
Practical Nursing Education2008 (2016)Mississippi Community College Board
Radiologic Technology2009 (2017)Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Respiratory Care Technology2013 (2023)Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
Accreditation self study documents and visitation reports may be reviewed in the Office of the Executive Vice President.

Last updated on October 4th, 2016 at 9:36 am.
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