Catalog and Student Handbook 2010-2011 
    Oct 18, 2018  
Catalog and Student Handbook 2010-2011 [Archived Catalog]

Accrediting Agencies

Columbia State Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Art, Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science degrees. The Commission on Colleges can be contacted at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone (404) 679-4500, Web site:  for information regarding Columbia State's accreditation status.

In addition, some of the college programs have specialized accreditation by the following agencies:


Business, Business Information
Technology, Business Management,
Computer Information Systems and Economics

Accreditation Council for Business Schools
and Programs
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park, Kansas 66213
(913) 339-9356
  Radiologic Technology
Joint Review Committee on Education
in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300


Emergency Medical Technology
Committee on Accreditation of Educational
Programs for the EMS Profession
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817) 283-9403

  Respiratory Care
Committee on Accreditation for
Respiratory Care (CoARC)
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835
National League for Nursing Accrediting
Commission, Inc. (NLNAC)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 500
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 975-5000
Fax: (404) 975-5020
  Veterinary Technology
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Committee on Veterinary Technician
Education and Activities
1931 N. Meacham Road, Suite 100
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-4360
(847) 925-8070
Fax: (847) 925-1329