Accreditation


Upcoming Events

September 30, 2022
  • Vocational Nursing Fall 2023 (Evening-Weekend) Application Period
    April 14, 2021 - January 10, 2023  

  • RN-to-BSN Program Application Period Spring 2023 (Part-Time only)
    May 2, 2022 - October 3, 2022  

  • Dental Hygiene Application Period
    September 1, 2022 - February 1, 2023  

  • Health Information Technology Application Period
    September 1, 2022 - June 1, 2023  

  • Medical Laboratory Technology Program Application Deadline
    September 1, 2022 - November 1, 2022  

  • Radiology Application Period
    September 1, 2022 - February 1, 2023  

  • Vocational Nursing Traditional Application Period
    September 13, 2022 - January 10, 2023  

  • Physical Therapist Assistant Application Period
    September 15, 2022 - May 27, 2023  

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Accreditation

Austin Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees and baccalaureate 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 Austin Community College.

Publishing the name, address and contact number of Austin Community College’s primary accreditor, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is a federal requirement. This information enables interested constituents to (1) learn about the accreditation status of Austin Community College District, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of Austin Community College District’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against Austin Community College District for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement. Normal inquiries about Austin Community College District, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc. should be addressed directly to Austin Community College District and not to the Commission’s office.

In addition, many Health Sciences programs are accredited by non-governmental, nationally recognized organizations that oversee post-graduate education in their areas of specialization.

Accrediting Agencies

The following organizations have accredited ACC Health Sciences programs in their specialty:

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Health Sciences Updates

  • The Immunization and Tests Required Form Has Been Updated

    The Immunizations and Tests Required Form has been updated as of May 6, 2022. Please use the latest form when submitting your application requirements. For more information, visit the Immunizations page.

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  • ACC COVID-19 Information

    Please check the Coronavirus page often for the latest information on ACC's response to the pandemic.

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  • TEAS Testing Requirements for Health Sciences Applicants

    A TEAS Exam score is required to apply to the following programs: Dental Hygiene, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiology, and Vocational Nursing.

    If you are not applying to one of the programs above, then you are not required to take the TEAS Exam at this time. Please refer to the Application Process page for your program to see all application requirements.

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