Accreditation By Program

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 Sciences (NAACLS).

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.