Accreditation Statement

Coastal Alabama Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033, Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science Degrees and Certificates. The three-fold purpose for publishing the Commission’s access and contact number is to enable interested constituents (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement. Normal inquiries about Coastal Alabama Community College, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Coastal Alabama Community College and not the Commission’s office.

Additional Accreditation

The Associate Degree and Practical Nursing programs of Coastal Alabama Community College located at the Atmore, Bay Minette, Brewton, Fairhope, Monroeville, and Thomasville Campuses are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000

American Dental Association (ADA); Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) Dental Assisting Programs 211 E Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678, (312) 440-2500

American Culinary Federation Educational Institute 180 Center Place Way, St. Augustine, FL 32095, (800) 624-9458

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) Surgical Technology Programs 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756 (727) 210-2350

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) Paramedic 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756 (727) 210-2350

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) 1931 North Meacham Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173


Alabama Community College System Alabama Community College Association American Association of Community Colleges American Council on Education Council for Advancement and Support of Education


Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education 325 West Gaines St., Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6400, (800) 224-6684