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 coordinated 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
(202) 728-0200
http://www.aacc.nche.edu

Kansas Board of Regents (KBOR)
1000 SW Jackson St, Suite 520
Topeka, KS 66612-1368
(785) 296-3421
http://www.kansasregents.org

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
http://www.ncacihe.org


Dental Assistant Accreditation

The program in dental assisting 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. 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/en/coda.


Nursing Accreditation

The Associate Degree Nursing Program at Labette Community College located in Parsons, Kansas is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree RD NE
Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree Nursing Program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.com/accreditedprograms/programsearch.htm.


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), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.  The program’s current status is probationary accreditation; for more information see http://www.capteonline.org/WhatWeDo/RecentActions/PublicDisclosureNotices/If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 620-820-1007 or email pta@labette.edu.


Radiography Accreditation

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: lwinter@jrcert.org |  www.jrcert.org |  2021 JRCERT Standards for Educational Programs


Respiratory Therapy Accreditation

The Labette Community College, CoARC program number 200304, Associates of Applied Science in Respiratory Care, Parsons, Kansas, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com.)  The most recent accreditation decision made by CoARC is continuing accreditation.


Sonography Accreditation

The Labette Community College Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is accredited by:

The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS). The program was approved March 2013. For more information contact www.CAAHEP.org

 

LCC Accreditation