About Southern Crescent

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

Southern Crescent Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas, and technical certificates of credit.  Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southern Crescent Technical College.

 

Program Accreditation

Air Conditioning Technology

The Air Conditioning Technology program at Southern Crescent Technical College is accredited by HVAC Excellence, through the ESCO Group at 1350 W Northwest Hwy, Mount Prospect, IL 60056, Phone (478) 207-2440, Web: www.escogroup.org.

Culinary Arts

The Culinary Arts, Associate Degree and Diploma are accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation, Inc. (ACFEF), Accrediting Commission/committee at 180 Center Pl Way, St., Augustine, FL 32095, Phone (478) 207-2440, Web: www.acfchefs.org.

Dental Assisting

The program in Dental Assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”.  The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.  The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL  60611-2678.  The Commission’s web address is:  http://www.ada.org/en/coda.

Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350
Web: www.caahep.org/

Paramedicine

The Paramedicine Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350
Web: www.caahep.org

Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
Phone: (214) 703-8445
Web: www.coaemsp.org

Pharmacy Technology

The   Pharmacy   Technology   program   conducted   by   Southern Crescent Technical College,  Griffin,  GA  is  accredited  by  the  American  Society  of  Health-System Pharmacists  and  the  Accreditation  Council  for  Pharmacy  Education at 4500 East-West Highway, Suite 900, Bethesda, MD 20814, Phone: (866) 279-0681, Web: www.ashp.org.

Plumbing and Pipefitting Technology

The Plumbing and Pipefitting Technology program at Southern Crescent Technical College is accredited by the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) as an Accredited Training and Education Facility (ATEF) Contact NCCER at 13614 Progress Boulevard, Alachua, FL 32615, Phone: (386) 518-6500, Web: www.nccer.org.

Respiratory Care

The Respiratory Care program, CoARC program number 200482, Associate of Applied Science Degree, and Griffin campus location holds Continuing Accreditation Status from the Commission  on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC), 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, TX  76021-4244, (817) 283-2835 or www.coarc.com.

Surgical Technology

The Surgical Technology Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350
Web: www.caahep.org

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite #110
Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: (303) 694-9262
Web: www.arcstsa.org

Welding and Joining Technology

The Welding and Joining Technology program at Southern Crescent Technical College is accredited by the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) as an Accredited Training and Education Facility (ATEF) Contact NCCER at 13614 Progress Boulevard, Alachua, FL 32615, Phone: (386) 518-6500, Web: www.nccer.org.

Approved/Certification/Licensure Eligible Programs

Associate of Science in Nursing

The Associate of Science in Nursing program is regulated by the Georgia Board of Nursing, 237 Coliseum Dr., Macon, GA 31217, Phone 478-207-2440.

Commercial Truck Driving

The Commercial Truck Driving program is regulated by the Georgia Department of Driver Services, P.O. Box 80447 Conyers, Georgia 30013, Phone 866.754.3687.  Graduates are eligible to take the Georgia Commercial Driver’s License examination.

Cosmetology

The Cosmetology program at Southern Crescent Technical College is regulated by the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology, 237 Coliseum Dr., Macon, GA 31217, Phone 478-207-2440.  Graduates are eligible to take the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology Examination

Nurse Aide

The Nurse Aide program is approved by Alliant GMCF (Georgia Medical Care Foundation), 1455 Lincoln Parkway, Suite 800, Atlanta, GA 30346 or P.O. Box 105753, Atlanta, GA 30348, Phone 678-527-3100.

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing program is regulated by the Georgia Board of Nursing, 237 Coliseum Dr., Macon, GA 31217, Phone 478-207-2440.