Accreditation By Program
The program in dental hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation [and has been granted the accreditation status of approval without reporting requirements]. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission's web address is: http://www.ada.org/coda
Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
The Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education Program, is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The Henderson Community College IECE Program is the only accredited two year early childhood program in Kentucky.
Medical Assisting Program
The Medical Assisting Program at Henderson Community College, AAS degree, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).
Medical Laboratory Technician
The MLT program is accredited by The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory
The Medical Assisting program is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP).
Nursing ADN Program
The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. and receives the approval of the Kentucky Board of Nursing.
Henderson Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Henderson Community College.