Accreditation, Approvals, and Certifications

Regional Accreditation

Atlanta 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. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is located at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033, 404.679.4500; website: http://sacscoc.org/. Inquiries to the Commission should relate only to the college’s accreditation status and not to general admission information.

Professional Accreditation

Culinary Arts program

Accredited by the American Culinary Federation, Inc., 180 Center Place Way St. Augustine, FL 32095, Phone: 904.484.0215, Fax: 904. 940.0741, website: www.acfchefs.org

Dental Assisting program

Accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. 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, website: https://www.ada.org/en/coda

Dental Hygiene program

Accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. 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, website: https://www.ada.org/en/coda

Health Information Management Technology program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), 233 N. Michigan Ave, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601-5800; telephone: (312) 233-1134, email:info@cahiim.org. website: www.cahiim.org

Medical Assisting program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation and approval of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (CAAHEP) 1361 Park Street Clearwater, FL 33756, Phone: 727.210.2350, website: https://caahep.org/

Paramedicine program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation for Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Profession (www.CoAEMSP.org); Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, Phone: 727.210.2350, website: https://caahep.org/

Pharmacy Technology program

Accredited by the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists, 4500 East-West Highway, Suite 900 Bethesda, MD 20814; Phone: 301-664-8835, email:asd@ashp.org. website: www.ashp.org

Physical Therapist Assistant program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; Phone: 703.706.3245, email: accreditation@apta.org, website: http://www.capteonline.org/

Radiologic Technology program

Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182 12. Phone: 312.704.5300, Fax: 312.704.5304, email: mail@jcert.org, website: https://www.jrcert.org/

Effective September, 2019, the program has been placed on Probation.

Approval

The Paralegal Studies Associates Degree in Applied Science is approved by the American Bar Association (ABA), 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, Phone: 312.988.5000, website: www.americanbar.org.