Pellissippi Campus landscape.


Pellissippi State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Questions about the accreditation of Pellissippi State Community College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

Reaccredited 2012


Several of Pellissippi State’s academic programs are also accredited by professional organizations.

Administrative Professional Technology
Computer Information Technology

Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP)
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park KS 66213

Reaccredited 2012


Culinary Arts

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Accrediting Commission (ACFEFAC)
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095

Reaccredited 2017


Early Childhood Education

The Commission on the Accreditation of Early Childhood Higher Education Programs of the National Association for the Education of Young Children
1313 L Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 2005

Accredited 2015


Architectural Design Technology
Civil and Construction Engineering Technology
Electrical Engineering Technology
Electromechanical Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Welding Technology

Association of Technology, Management and Applied Technology (ATMAE)
701 Exposition Place, Suite 206
Raleigh, NC 27615

Reaccredited 2017



Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

Reaccredited 2018


Paralegal Studies

American Bar Association (ABA)
321 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Reapproved 2017