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Accreditation

Northeast Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission to award two-year Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science, and Associate in Nursing degrees, one-year diplomas, and certificates.

Higher Learning Commission

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL  60604
800-621-7440

CAPTE Logo The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Northeast Community 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 www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 402-844-7326 or email PTA@northeast.edu.
   
CAAHEP Logo The Northeast Community 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).

To contact CAAHEP:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
(214) 703-8445
FAX (214) 703-8992
www.coaemsp.org
   
ACEN Logo The nursing program is approved by the Nebraska State Board of Nursing and accredited by The Associate Degree in Nursing Program at Northeast Community College is accredited by:
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000
www.acenursing.org
   
Cahiim Logo The Northeast Community College Health Information Management Systems Associates Degree at Northeast Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
CAHIIM
233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601-5800
telephone: 312-233-1100
info@cahiim.org
www.cahiim.org
   
ANFP Logo Food Service and Dietary Management program of Northeast Community College is approved by the Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals (ANFP), 406 Surrey Woods Drive, St. Charles, IL 60174, phone (630) 587-6308.
   
NATEF Logo The Automotive Technology program at Northeast Community College is accredited through the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.
   
CVTEA Logo The Veterinary Technology Program is accredited through the American Veterinary Medical Association.
American Veterinary Medical Association
1931 N. Meacham Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
o: 800-248-2862 ext.6624

The College is also approved by the Nebraska State Department of Education.

Nebraska State Department of Education

301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-2295