Accreditation & Membership
Labette Community College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and the Kansas Association of Community College Trustees (KACCT). Labette Community College is governed by The Kansas Board of Regents. The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools accredit Labette Community College. Individuals should direct their questions, comments, or concerns to:
American Association of Community Colleges
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 410
Washington, DC 20036
Kansas Board of Regents (KBOR)
1000 SW Jackson St, Suite 520
Topeka, KS 66612-1368
Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
230 N LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
(800) 621-7440 or (312) 263-0456
Dental Assistant Accreditation
The program in dental assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been awarded full accreditation 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. The Commission’s web address is: http://www.ada.org/100.aspx.
The Labette Community College Nursing Program is a Bi-Level program, and is approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing (KSBN) and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. | Kansas State Board of Nursing | Landon State Office Building | 900 SW Jackson, Ste. 1051 | Topeka, KS 66612-1230 (785) 296-4929 | http://www.ksbn.org | Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) | 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 | Atlanta, GA 30326 | (404) 975-5000 www.acenursing.org
Physical Therapist Assistant Accreditation
The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Labette Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314 | Telephone: 703-706-3245 | email: firstname.lastname@example.org | website: http://www.capteonline.org
The Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. The program was awarded accreditation until 2022. | 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850 | Chicago, IL 60606-3182 | (312) 704-5300 or email at: email@example.com | www.jrcert.org | 2014 JRCERT Standards for Educational Programs
Respiratory Therapy Accreditation
Labette Community College Respiratory Therapy Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care and has a current probationary accreditation status.
The Labette Community College Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is accredited by: The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The program was approved March 2013. For more information contact www.CAAHEP.org.