Accreditation

Tulsa Community College is accredited by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, OK 73104; 405-225-9100) and the Higher Learning Commission, (www.ncahlc.org or 1-312-263-0456). The College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges, the North Central Council of Two-Year Colleges and is also approved by the federal government to offer education under the Veterans and Social Security laws. Some programs at TCC receive accreditation approval from additional organizations or agencies. These programs are listed below.

Tulsa Community College supports all accreditation processes for the purpose of program education and improvement in order to maximize student achievement. The College recognizes that participation in the rigorous and detailed self-study activities necessary for accreditation assures quality programs that will reflect the preparation necessary for our graduates to successfully transition to the workplace.

Tulsa Community College continuously strives to maintain good standing with each accrediting organization or agency by voluntarily complying with all accreditation criteria. This includes the timely submission of required fees and any documentation requested by the accrediting agency. Tulsa Community College will also notify the appropriate accrediting body of any changes in program leadership, administrative structure, significant decreases in resources available to the program, substantive changes in class size, curriculum pattern or the establishment of an expansion program.

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

View results of the 2008 HLC Accreditation visit

 

PROGRAM

NAME OF ACCREDITING GROUP

STATUS

Child Development

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

(202) 232-8777   1313 L St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C.  20005

Full Approval

Dental Hygiene

American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation

(800) 621-8099   211 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL  60611

Full Approval

Graphics and Imaging Technology

Graphic Arts Education and Research Foundation

(703) 624-7200  1899 Preston White Drive, Reston, VA  20191-4397

Full Approval

Health Information Technology*

Associate Degree Program

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

(312) 233-1132   233 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2150, Chicago, IL  60601-5519

Coding & Reimbursement Specialist Certificate Program

American Health Information Management Association

(800) 224-4621   233 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2150, Chicago, IL  60601-5519

Full Approval

Medical Laboratory Technology

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

(733) 714-8880   8140 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste. 670, Chicago, IL  60631

Full Approval

Medical Assistant

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

(727) 210-2350   1361 Park St., Clearwater, FL  33756

Full Approval

Nursing

Oklahoma Board of Nursing

(405) 962-1800   2915 N. Classen Blvd., Ste. 524, Oklahoma City, OK  73106

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Formerly NLNAC/National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc.

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 | Atlanta, GA 30326 | P.  (404) 975-5000 | F.  (404) 975-5020 | www.acenursing.org

Full Approval

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy

(301) 652-2682   4720 Montgomery Lane, Bethesda, Maryland  20814-3425

Full Approval

Patient Care Technician

Oklahoma Board of Nursing

(405) 962-1800   2915 N. Classen Blvd., Ste. 524, Oklahoma City, OK  73106

Full Approval

Phlebotomy Certificate

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

(733) 714-8880   8140 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste. 670, Chicago, IL  60631

Full Approval

Physical Therapist Assistant

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education

(703) 706-3245   1111 North Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA  22314

www.apta.org/CAPTE

Full Approval

Radiography

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology

(312) 704-5300   20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 900, Chicago, IL  60606

Full Approval

Respiratory Care

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care

(817) 283-2835   1248 Hardwood Rd., Bedford, TX  76021

Full Approval

Surgical Technology

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

(312) 553-9355   35 East Wacker Drive., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL  60601-2208

Full Approval

Veterinary Technology

American Veterinary Medical Association/Committee on Vet. Tech. Education and Activities

Headquarters:  (800) 248-2862   Washington, D.C.:  (847) 925-8070

(202) 789-0007   193 N. Meacham Rd., Ste. 100, Schaumburg, IL  60173-4360

Full Approval

Associations and Organizations

Tulsa Community College is associated with or a member of the following:

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