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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
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: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call (402) 844-7326 or email PTA@northeast.edu.


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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
www.caahep.org

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


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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
www.acenursing.org


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The Northeast Community College Health Information Management Systems Associate Degree at Northeast Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

CAHIIM
200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100
Chicago, IL 60601-5800
Phone: (312) 233-3255
info@cahiim.org
www.cahiim.org


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Food Service and Dietary Management program of Northeast Community College is approved by the Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals (ANFP).

ANFP
406 Surrey Woods Drive
St. Charles, IL 60174
Phone: (630) 587-6308


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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
Suite 401
Leesburg, VA 20176
Phone: (703) 669-6650
https://aseeducationfoundation.org/program-accreditation

STATUS: Approved through February 1, 2024


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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


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The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning program at Northeast Community College is accredited through the HVAC Excellence.

HVAC Excellence PO Box 491
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Phone: (800) 394-5268
https://www.escogroup.org/accreditation/default.aspx

STATUS: Approved through February 2025

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