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Student Catalog 2019-2020 (Archived) 
Student Catalog 2019-2020 (Archived) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Institutional Accreditation

Northeast Mississippi Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to 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 Mississippi Community College.

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

Inquiries concerning educational programs, admission, 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.

Accreditation information for NEMCC Health Sciences programs is listed on the following chart:

Health Science Programs Accreditation

(Last Reviewed)
Accrediting Agency Address

Associate Degree Nursing
ACEN (February 2015)



IHL Annually Reviewed (May 2018)

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)



Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning

3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

3825 Ridgewood Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 432-6486

Dental Hygiene
(September 2011)
Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation and the USDE 211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 440-2500
Medical Assisting Technology
(April 2012)
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB)

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 35763
(727) 210-2350

Medical Laboratory Technology
(November 2017)
National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
(773) 714-8880
Practical Nursing Education
(September 2016)
Mississippi Community College Board (MCCB) 3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 432-6519
Radiologic Technology
(June 2017)
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 20 North Wacker Drive, Ste. 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300
Respiratory Care Technology
(July 2013)
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) 1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835
(817) 354-8517