Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure

Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure

Mineral Area College and its outreach centers are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

230 South LaSalle Street
Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
1-800-621-7440 or (312) 263-0546
FAX: (312) 263-7462

Mineral Area College degrees and programs are approved by the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education, Jefferson City, MO.

Department Affiliations
• Missouri State Board of Education for the prerequisite preparation of elementary and secondary teachers.
• Missouri Board of Nursing for the Licensed Practical Nursing program and the Registered Nursing Programs.
• Missouri State Board of Education for the various career and technical education programs.

Applicants for admission and employment, students, parents, employees, sources of referral of applicants for admission and employment, and all unions or professional organizations holding collective bargaining or professional agreement with Mineral Area College are hereby notified that this institution does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, age, religion, creed, or marital or parental status, in admission/access to, or treatment/employment in its programs and activities.

Any person having inquiries concerning Mineral Area College’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, or the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 is directed to contact the Dean of Students at (573) 518-2262 or the Human Resources Director at (573) 518-2378, Mineral Area College, PO Box 1000, Park Hills, MO 63601-1000. These individuals have been designated to coordinate the college’s efforts to comply with the regulations implemented in Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Any person may also contact the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U. S. Department of Education, regarding the institution’s compliance with regulations implementing Title VI, Title IX, or Section 504, or the Americans with Disabilities Act.

This publication is for information only and does not constitute a contract. The college reserves the right to change, modify or alter without notice all fees, charges, tuition, expenses and costs of any kind and further reserves the right to add or delete without notice any course offering or information contained in this publication.

Mineral Area College complies with guidelines set forth in the American with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and need assistance with this or any portion of the registration/education process, notify the ACCESS Director at (573) 518-2152 or the address above as soon as possible. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate your special needs. Deaf or speech impaired callers please use Relay Missouri: 1-800-735-2966.

Each student is responsible for compliance with the information appearing in the current college catalog. Failure to read the regulations and policies will not be considered an excuse for noncompliance.

The college reserves the right to change regulations, policies and fees or to revise certain curricula as deemed necessary and desirable. Should such changes become necessary, students will receive appropriate notice.