Accreditation Information

Accreditation Information


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.

Health Sciences Program Accreditation

Program (Last Reviewed) Accrediting Agency Address
Associate Degree Nursing
ACEN (February 2015)
IHL Annually Reviewed (May 2020)
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

3825 Ridgewood Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
Dental Hygiene
(April 2018)
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
Medical Assisting Technology
(September 2019)
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
Medical Laboratory Technology
(November 2017)
National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
Practical Nursing Education
(September 2016)
Mississippi Community College Board (MCCB) 3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
Radiologic Technology
(June 2017)
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 20 North Wacker Drive, Ste. 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Respiratory Care Technology
(July 2013)
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) 1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244