Pellissippi State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The purpose of accreditation is "to assure the educational quality and improve the effectiveness of its member institutions".
The College's continued accreditation was granted in 2011 following completion of the reaffirmation process.
- SACS Report
- Commission on Colleges of The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
- Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP)
The College also works to achieve national accreditation of all eligible A.A.S. programs.