Programmatic Accreditations

In addition to TMCC’s regional accreditation by the NWCCU, which applies to the institution as a whole, several of the College’s programs are accredited or certified by professional organizations in their discipline. Each of these organizations have distinct definitions of eligibility, criteria for accreditation, and operating procedures but serve as one means of assuring quality of the accredited programs.

Program Professional Organization
Automotive Programs National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
Certified Nursing Assistant Nevada State Board of Nursing
Clinical Lab Specialist Nevada Bureau of Healthcare Quality and Compliance
Dental Assisting American Dental Association – Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)
Dental Hygiene American Dental Association – Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)
Dietetic Technician Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Early Childhood Education National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAYEC)
Legal Assistant American Bar Association (ABA)
Nursing Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Paramedic Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
Radiologic Technology Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
Veterinary Technician American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Committee for Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA)