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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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Higher Learning Commission

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Chicago, IL 60604
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  • The Automotive Technology program is certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation/National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (NATEF/ASE).

  • The Aviation Maintenance Technology programs are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

  • The Cosmetology program is licensed by the Cosmetology Section of the Arkansas Department of Health.

  • The Culinary Arts and Baking and Pastry Arts programs are accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF).

  • The Hospitality Management program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA).

  • Courses in the Wine and Spirits are accredited by the London, England Wine and Spirits Education Trust (WSET).

  • The Dental Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (CODA).

  • The Respiratory Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

  • The Practical Nursing program is approved by the Arkansas Board of Nursing (ASBN).

  • The Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE).

  • The Early Childhood program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of the Young Child (NAEYC).

  • The Radiography program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).

The College is also approved by the Arkansas State Approving Agency for Veterans Training.

Reaccreditation Review Newsletters


2/18/20 - Reaccreditation Review


1/30/20 - Reaccreditation Review

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