College Accreditation

Hillsborough Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, certificates and diplomas.

Contact the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA  30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Hillsborough Community College.

Other Accreditations

Hillsborough Community College also meets the requirements of the following:

Approving Group Phone Number Address
The Florida Department of Education 800.445.6739 325 West Gaines St., Tallahassee, FL 32399
The Joint Review Committee on Education in conjunction with the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation (CAHEA) of the American Medical Association 727.210.2350 25400 US Highway 19 North,
Suite 158,
Clearwater, FL 33763
Committee on Accreditation of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). The Florida Department of Education will accept credit earned at HCC to satisfy various teacher certification requirements 703.437.0700 11250 Roger Bacon Dr., Suite 21,
Reston, VA 20190-5248
The State of Florida, which approves HCC for veteran’s training    
The State of Florida, which recognizes HCC as a training center for Emergency Medical Services    
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, which certifies HCC as a regional training center for law enforcement, corrections, and correctional probation officers    
The Counseling and Human Services program by the Council for Standards in Human Service Education 571.257.3959 3337 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314
The Culinary Management and Restaurant Management programs by the Accrediting Commission of the American Culinary Federation’s Foundation (ACFF) 904.824.4468 180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095
The Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting programs by the Commission on Dental Accreditation 312.440.4653 211 East Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS) 727.210.2350 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763
The Dietetic Technician AS degree by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 312.899.0040 120 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995
The Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services, which fully accredits the HCC Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Programs 850.245.4440

4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin A-22, Tallahassee, FL 32399 

The Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP), which accredits the Paramedic program 214.703.8445 8301 Lakeview Parkway
Suite 111-312Rowlett, TX 75088
The Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology, which accredits the Nuclear Medicine Technology program 405.285.0546 2000 130, #203, Edmond, OK 73003
The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), which accredits the Nursing (Associate Degree) R.N. 404.975.5000 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326
The Commission on Opticianry Accreditation, which accredits the Opticianry program 703.468.0566

P.O. Box 592, Canton, New York

Attention: Debra White, Director of Accreditation

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), which accredits the Radiography program 312.704.5300 20 North Wacker Dr., Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60606-2901
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), which accredits the Radiation Therapy program 312.704.5304 20 North Wacker Dr., Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182
The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, which accredits the Respiratory Care program 817.283.2835 1248 Harwood Rd., Bedford, TX 76021-4244
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA), which accredits the Veterinary Technology program 800.248.2862 1931 North Meacham Rd., Suite 100, Schaumberg, IL 60173-4360