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Accreditation

Cape Cod Community College

Cape Cod Community College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

Inquiries regarding the accreditation status by the Commission should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact:

New England Commission of Higher Education
3 Burlington Woods Drive, Suite 100
Burlington, MA 01803-4514
Phone: (781) 425 7700
FAX: 781-425-1001        
E-Mail: info@neche.org
Web:www.neche.org/

Program Accreditation and Approval Statements

Aviation Maintenance Technology

The Aviation Maintenance Technology program is certified by the U.S. Department of Transportation – Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Airframe, Powerplant, and Airframe & Powerplant ratings: Number 61CT616K.

Individuals may contact the regional FAA office:

Burlington FSDO
12 New England Executive Park
Burlington, MA 01803
(781) 238-7500

Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice program is certified by the Massachusetts  Department of Higher Education Criminal Justice Program Review Committee. 

Department of Higher Education
One Ashburton Place, Room 1401
Boston, MA 02108-1696
(617) 994-6950

Dental Hygiene

The Cape Cod Community College Dental Hygiene program 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.

Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.440.4653
Web:www.ada.org/en/coda/accreditation

Announcement: Solicitation of Third-Party Comments
Date of announcement: May 17, 2021

Cape Cod Community College Dental Hygiene Program wishes to announce that the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) of the American Dental Association (ADA) will be on campus Sept 21 & 22, 2021 conducting a site visit for the continuing accreditation of the Dental Hygiene program.

The United States Department of Education requires that when a Dental Hygiene program is scheduled for review that an opportunity for third party comments is provided. Third party comments may include comments submitted by interested parties such as faculty, students, program administrators, Commission consultants, specialty and dental related organizations, patients, and/or consumers. Such comments must pertain only to the standards that guide dental hygiene programs, or the policies and procedures used in the Commission's accreditation process.

The program standards/policies are accessible via the ADA website; www.ada.org or may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, or by calling 1/800-621-8099, extension 4653.

The deadline to receive comments in the Commission office is 60 days prior to the site visit. The comments must pertain only to the standards for the particular program or policies and procedures used in the Commission’s accreditation process. The comments must be signed. Signatures will be removed from comments prior to forwarding them to the program.
Comments must be submitted by July 21st, 2021 to the:

Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611-2678

Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). 

National Association for the Education of Young Children
1313 L Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005-4101
(202) 232-8777

See also: Early Childhood Education Program Outcomes

EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

EMT: Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA
Approved Levels: EMT
Region V
MA DPH accreditation expires 1/1/2022
www.mass.gov/massachusetts-ems-accredited-training-institutions

Funeral Service

The Funeral Service Program at Cape Cod Community College received Initial Accreditation status by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE), 992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108, Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097 (816) 233-3747. Web: www.abfse.org.

Human Services 

Cape Cod Community College has been approved by the Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services as an Addiction Education Provider for its Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counselor Certificates.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Executive Office of Health & Human Services
Department of Public Health
250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108-4619
Phone: 617.624.5173
Web: www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/

Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting Certificate is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Phone: 727.210.2350
Web:www.caahep.org

Nursing

The Associate in Science in Nursing (ASN) Program is approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (MA-BORN).

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
239 Causeway Street, Suite 500 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-973-0900
Fax: 617-973-0984
Web: www.ncsbn.org/index.htm

The Associate in Science in Nursing (ASN) program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
FAX:404.975.5020
Web:www.acenursing.org/

Programs Seeking Accreditation

Paramedic

Statement of Status – Committee on Accreditation for the EMS Professions (CoAEMSP)
The Cape Cod Community College Paramedic Certificate program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP Executive Office). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT's Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation. 

Contact CoAEMSP Executive Office: 
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312 
Rowlett, TX 75088 

214-703-8445
FAX 214-703-8992 
www.coaemsp.org