Northeast Mississippi Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges award the Associate of Arts degree, Associate of Applied Science degree, and Certificates.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Northeast MississippiCommunity 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.


The Associate Degree Nursing program is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) formally known as the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) and by the Board of Trustees of Institutions of Higher Learning, State of Mississippi. Northeast Mississippi Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education programs (CAAHEP), upon the recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (CRB-AAMAE). CAAHEP; 35 East Wacker Drive; Chicago, IL 60601; (312) 553-9355.

The Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission of Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation and by the United States Department of Education.

The Medical Laboratory Technology program is accredited by the National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Labortory Sciences; 5600 N River Road Suite 720; Rosemont, IL 60018; (773)-714-8880 ph, (773)-714-8886 fax.

Radiologic Technology is accredited by Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). JRCERT is the only organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) to evaluate and accredit education programs in radiography.

Accreditation self study documents and visitation reports may be reviewed in the Office of the Exectutive Vice President.