Institutional and Program Accreditations


Northwest-Shoals Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science and Associate in Occupational Technology degrees as well as certificates inspecific occupational areas. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Northwest-Shoals Community College.
 
The Emergency Medical Services Program is state approved by the Alabama Department of Public Health Office of EMS and Trauma and nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs in theassociation with the Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). Reaffirmation Date:  January 2016
 
Alabama Department of Public Health Office of EMS and Trauma
201 Monroe Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
Telephone: 334.206.5383 Fax: 334.206.5260
 
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, Florida 33756
Telephone: 727.210.2350 Fax: 727.210.2354
Website:  http://www.caahep.org/
 
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is state approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing and nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (formerly NLNAC). Reaffirmation Date:  July 2015
 
Alabama Board of Nursing
RSA Plaza, Ste. 850
770 Washington Ave.
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
phone: 334.242.4060, Fax: 334.242.4360
 
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
phone: (404) 975-5000
Fax: 404.975.5020
 
All agencies utilized for students’ clinical experiences are accredited or licensed by their governing body.
 
800 George Wallace Blvd. | Muscle Shoals, AL 35661 | 256.331.5200
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