Accreditations

Accreditations

Chattahoochee Technical College is accredited by:

Chattahoochee Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. Inquiries related to the college’s accreditation by the Commission may be directed to SACSCOC, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or telephone 404-679-4500. Questions related to admissions and the policies, programs, and practices of Chattahoochee Technical College should be directed to the College.

Program Accreditations:

  • Associate of Science in Nursing
    Chattahoochee Technical College Associate Degree Nursing Program has full approval by the Georgia Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. Information about approval and/or accreditation may be obtained from the following:
    Georgia Board of Nursing
    237 Coliseum Drive
    Macon, GA 31217
    (478) 207-1640
    www.sos.ga.gov/plb/rn/Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
    3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    P. (404) 975-5000
    F. (404) 975-5020
    www.acenursing.org
  • Clinical Laboratory Technology

    The Clinical Laboratory Technology program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N. River
    Road, Suite 720, Rosemont IL 60018, (773) 714-8880, www.naacls.org.

  • Culinary Arts

    (Mountain View campus)
    Program is accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Accrediting Commission (ACFEFAC), 180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, FL 32095, telephone: 904.824.4468.

  • Early Childhood Care and Education

    (Canton, Marietta, and Paulding campuses)
    The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Early Childhood Care & Education is nationally accredited by the Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation Commission. For more information, go to www.naeyc.org/ecada/.

  • Horticulture

    (North Metro campus)
    The Horticulture program is accredited by The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET).

  • Medical Assisting

    (Appalachian and Marietta campuses)
    Program Accreditation: Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org), upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). CAAHEP is located at 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North Suite 158, Clearwater, FL, 33763, 727-210-2350. Visit www.caahep.org or call 727-210-2350 for more information.

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant

    (Marietta campus)
    The occupational therapy assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

  • Paramedicine

The Chattahoochee Technical College Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445 FAX 214-703-8992
www.coaemsp.org

  • Physical Therapist Assistant

    (North Metro campus)
    The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Chattahoochee Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org website: http://www.capteonline.org.

  • Radiography

    (North Metro campus)
    The Radiography program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology is located at 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850 Chicago, IL 60606-3182 312.704.5300 email: mail@jrcert.org website: http://www.jrcert.org.

  • Surgical Technology

    (North Metro campus)
    Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org), upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). CAAHEP is located at 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North Suite 158, Clearwater, FL, 33763, 727-210-2350. Visit www.caahep.org or call 727-210-2350 for more information.