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Pellissippi State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges to award the associate's degree. The College's accreditation was reaffirmed in June 2012.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Pellissippi State Community College.


Several Pellissippi State career programs are also accredited by professional organizations:

Accredited 2013
Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NW, Suite 850
Atlanta GA 30326

Administrative Professional Technology, Business Administration, and Computer Science and Information Technology
Reaccredited 2012
Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park KS 66213

Paralegal Studies
Reapproved 2009
American Bar Association
321 N. Clark Street
Chicago IL 60654

Engineering Technology
Accredited 2013
Association of Technology, Management and Applied Technology
275 N. York Street, Ste. 401
Elmhurst IL 60126