South Central College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602

Some programs at SCC also have accreditation and certifications by external agencies which have published standards, evaluation criteria, and methods for evaluating if criteria are met.

As part of the AQIP accreditation pathway, South Central College conducts an intermediate self-study between accreditation visits known as a Systems Portfolio.  pdfView our most recent portfolio3.46 MB. View the pdfFeedback Report755.7 KB from the Higher Learning Commission.

Automotive Services: National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
Dental Assisting: American Dental Association.
EMT: National Registry of EMT
Intensive Care Paramedic: National Registry of EMT, Committee on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, and Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions
Medical Assisting: Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
Medical Laboratory Technician: National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Nursing: Minnesota Board of Nursing