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
Phone: (800) 621-7440
The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Northeast Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: (703) 706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call (402) 844-7326 or email PTA@northeast.edu.
STATUS: Approved through 2029
Northeast Community College is an approved EMS training agency able to conduct courses for EMR, EMT and Paramedic through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. 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
9355 - 113th St N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
STATUS: Approved through 2023
Northeast Community College is approved to conduct courses for Basic Nurse Aide and Medication Aide through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.
STATUS: Approved through fall of 2023
The Practical and Associate Degree Nursing Programs at Northeast Community College are approved by the Nebraska State Board of Nursing. The Associate Degree in Nursing Program at Northeast Community College is accredited by:
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Rd NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
STATUS: Approved through 2024
The Health Information Management Systems program accreditor of Northeast Community College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College's accreditation for Associate degree in Health Information Management Systems has been reaffirmed through 2025. All inquiries about the program's accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 233-3255; or by email at email@example.com.
200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 233-3255
STATUS: Approved through 2025
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
STATUS: Approved through 2022
The Automotive Technology program at Northeast Community College is accredited through the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.
ASE Education Foundation
1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE
Leesburg, VA 20176
Phone: (703) 669-6650
STATUS: Approved through February 1, 2024
The Veterinary Technology Program is accredited through the American Veterinary Medical Association.
American Veterinary Medical Association
1931 N. Meacham Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: (800) 248-2862 ext.6624
STATUS: Approved through 2023-24
The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning program at Northeast Community College is accredited through the HVAC Excellence.
PO Box 491
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Phone: (800) 394-5268
STATUS: Approved through February 2025
The National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security has designated Northeast Community College as an institution for CAE-2Y - National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense 2-Year Education.
STATUS: Designated CAE-2Y, seeking reaffirmation for designation in 2023