Regional & Programmatic 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 404-679-4500 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.
|Program||Agency Name||Last Review|
|Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology||HVAC Excellence||2016|
|Associate Degree Nursing||North Carolina Board of Nursing (NCBON)||2012|
|Automotive Systems Technology||National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF)||2014|
|Automotive Systems Technology (Ford)||National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF); Ford Automotive Student Service Educational Training (Ford ASSET)||2014|
|Automotive Systems Technology (General Motors)||National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF); General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (General Motors ASEP)||2014|
|Aviation Electronics Technology||Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)||2014|
|Aviation Management and Career Pilot||Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)||2016|
|Aviation Systems Technology||Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)||2016|
|Collision Repair and Refinishing||National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF)||2016|
|Computer Integrated Machining||National Institute of Metalworking Skills||2012|
|Cosmetology||North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art||2013|
|Criminal Justice Technology||Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission||2011|
|Culinary Arts||American Culinary Federation Educational Foundation (ACF-EF)||2014|
|Dental Assisting||Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)||2010|
|Dental Hygiene||Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)||2010|
|Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technology||National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF)||2016|
|Early Childhood Education||National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)||2013|
|Emergency Medical Science||Committee for Accreditation of EMS Programs (CoAEMSP)||2014|
|Medical Assisting||Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health education Programs (CAAHEP)||2012|
|Physical Therapist Assistant||Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)||2014|
|Practical Nursing||North Carolina Board of Nursing||2012|
|Radiography Technology||Joint Commission on Education Radiologic Technology (JCERT)||2015|
|Surgical Technology||Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA) with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health education Programs (CAAHEP)||2010|
|Welding||American Welding Society (AWS)||2009|