Northeast Mississippi Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the Associate of Arts degree, Associate of Applied Science degree, and Certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Northeast Mississippi Community College.

Any inquiries to the Commission on Colleges should relate only to the accreditation status of this institution and not to general admission information. Inquiries concerning educational programs, admission, etc. should be addressed to the Office of Admissions. Accreditation reaffirmation documents and reports may be reviewed in the Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness.

Health Sciences Program Accreditation

Program (Last Reviewed) Accrediting Agency Address
Associate Degree Nursing
ACEN (February 2015)
IHL Annually Reviewed (May 2020)
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

3825 Ridgewood Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
Dental Hygiene
(October 2018)
Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation and the USDE 211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Medical Assisting Technology
(September 2019)
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) 9355 113th Street, North, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
Medical Laboratory Technology
(November 2017)
National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
Practical Nursing Education
(September 2016)
Mississippi Community College Board (MCCB) 3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
  Mississippi Board of Nursing 713 Pear Orchard Road, Plaza IISuite 300Ridgeland, MS 39157601.957.6300fax: 601.957.6301
Radiologic Technology
(June 2017)
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 20 North Wacker Drive, Ste. 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Respiratory Care Technology
(July 2013)
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) 264  Precision Blvd
Telford, TN  37690
fax 817-354-8519

Accreditation Resources

SACSCOC Document Directory

NEMCC reaffirms its ongoing commitment to academic excellence and innovation through accreditation, compliance activities, reporting, and transparency. This page provides access to PDF documents that archive NEMCC correspondence with and reporting (annual and ad hoc) to SACSCOC.

Reaffirmation of Accreditation 2020-2021

Institutional Summary Form

SACSCOC Complaints 

Filing a complaint with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) requires the complainant to complete and send two print copies of the Commission’s Complaint Form to the President, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097. Submitting a formal statement detailing the specific concerns or grievances regarding an accredited institution's compliance with SACSCOC standards. 

Official SACSCOC Complaint Form