SACSCOC Regional Accreditation

Guilford Technical Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges (COC) to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. SACSCOC is located at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097.
You can contact SACSCOC at 404-679-4501 for questions about the accreditation of Guilford Technical Community College.

The Commission can be contacted to file a third-party comment during the time of the College’s decennial review or to file a complaint if there is evidence appearing to support the College’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard. All other inquiries about the College should be addressed directly to the College.

Contact the Commission on Colleges for any questions you have about the accreditation status of Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC).

In addition to regional accreditation with SACS, many programs are approved and/or accredited by external agencies.

Agency Name Last Review
Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (CAAHEP)

2010

American Culinary Federation Educational Institute Accrediting Commission

2014

American Welding Society

2009

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

2005

Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA):
-Dental Assisting

2010

-Dental Hygiene

2010

Committee for Accreditation of EMS Programs (CoAEMSP) 2014
Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission

2011

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA):
– Aviation Systems Technology

2013

– Aviation Electronics Technology

2012

– Aviation Management and Career Pilot

2012

Ford Automotive Student Service Educational Training (Ford ASSET)

2008

General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (General Motors ASEP)

2008

Industry Training for Automotive Collision Repair (ICAR)

2012

Joint Commission on Education Radiologic Technology (JCERT)

2012

Medical Assisting Education Review Board (CAAHEP)

2012

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

2013

National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF):
– Automotive Systems Technology

2014

– Collision Repair and Refinishing

2009

– Heavy Equipment – Diesel

2010

National Institute of Metalworking Skills

2012

North Carolina Board of Nursing (NCBON)

2012

North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art

2013