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Nash Community College

Accreditation

Nash Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Engineering, Associate in Science, Associate in General Education, and the Associate in Applied Science degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Nash Community College.

The College is also an institutional member of the American Association of Community Colleges.

Nash Community College operates under the authority granted by the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges.

Nash Community College is approved by the North Carolina State Board of Nursing to offer the Associate Degree in Nursing and the Practical Nursing diploma. Location: 4516 Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607. Mailing Address: PO Box 2129, Raleigh, NC 27602. Telephone: 919-782-3211. Website: www.ncbon.com.

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Nash Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314. Telephone: (703) 706-3245; E-mail: accreditation@apta.org; website: www.capteonline.org.

The Cosmetology program is approved by the North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Arts.

The Computer-Integrated Machining Technology program is accredited by The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), 10565 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 203, Fairfax, VA 22030, 703-352-4971, www.nims-skills.org.

The Automotive Systems Technology program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF), 101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101, Leesburg, VA 20175.

The Medical Assisting diploma program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB), 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, 727-210-2350, www.caahep.org.

The Phlebotomy program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) 5600 N. River Rd. Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018-5119, 773-714-8880.

The Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program is approved by The North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission; and The North Carolina Sheriffs’ Education and Training Standards Commission.

The Early Childhood Education Program at Nash Community College is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Early Childhood Higher Education Programs of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1313 L Street, NW #500, Washington, DC 20005. (202) 232-8777. The accreditation term runs from March 2015 through March 2022.

The institution offers various courses which are approved for veterans’ educational benefits.