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Accreditations

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges 

Wilkes Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accrediatation of Wilkes Community College. 

 

MEDICAL ASSISTING: 

The Wilkes Community College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). 

 

Commission Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL  33756
(727) 210-2350
 

  

RESPIRATORY THERAPY: 

The AAS Degree Respiratory Therapy program located in Herring Hall in Wilkesboro, N.C., program number 200544, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com). Outcomes data from the Annual Report of Current Status have posted on the Programmatic Outcomes Data page of the CoARC website: www.coarc.com/47.html. 

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road 
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244 
(817) 283-2835
 

NURSING: 

The WCC Associate Degree Nursing program operates under the full approval of the North Carolina Board of Nursing. 

North Carolina Board of Nursing
Post Office Box 2129
Raleigh, North Carolina 27602-2129
www.ncbon.com
 

 

DENTAL ASSISTING: 

The Wilkes Community College Dental Assisting program has been granted the Accreditation Status of Approval Without Reporting Requirements by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation. 

American Dental Association
Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Suite 1900
Chicago, Illinois 60611
 

 

RADIOGRAPHY: 

The Wilkes Community College Radiography Program is accredited by the Joint Review
Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).
 

 

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300 - mail@jrcert.org.
 

 

AUTOMOTIVE: 

The WCC Automotive Systems Technology program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). 

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.
101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101
Leesburg, VA 20175
(703) 669-6650
www.natef.org
 

 

CRIMINAL JUSTICE: 

WCC law enforcement training operates under the full approval of the N.C. Criminal Justice Evaluations and Training Standards Commission and the N.C. Sherriff's Education and Training Standards Commission. 

North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission
PO Box 149
Raleigh, NC 27602
(919) 661-5980
 


North Carolina Sheriff's Education and Training Standards Commission
PO Box 629
Raleigh, NC 27602
(919) 662-4515
 

 

WCC Fire and Rescue Training programs are approved and accredited by the N.C. Fire and Rescue Commission.

North Carolina Fire and Rescue Commission 

Office of State Fire Marshall

1201 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699

 

WCC Emergency Management Services programs are approved and accredited by the N.C. Office of Emergency Medical Services.

N.C. Office of Emergency Medical Services 

2707 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699

 

The WCC Cosmetology programs operate under the full accreditation of the N.C. State Board of Cosmetic Arts. 

North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Arts
1207 Front Street, Suite 110
Raleigh, NC 27609
 

 

Member 

North Carolina Community College System
American Association of Community Colleges
 

August 2016 

Wilkes Community College 

Wilkesboro, N.C.  


 

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution of Higher Education  

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION 

Wilkes Community College is an equal opportunity institution, in compliance and agreement with the provisions set forth in Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. No person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, gender, age or disability. 

 

 

 9/21/2016