Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure


Institutional and Specialized Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

Mineral Area College and its outreach centers are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
For more information, please visit our HLC page (Link to:

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


Programmatic Approvals and Accreditations     


Licensed Practical Nursing Missouri State Board of Nursing  
Registered Nursing Missouri State Board of Nursing  
Paramedic Technology

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

Reaccredited January 2018

Emergency Medical Technician Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (EMS)  
Physical Therapist Assistant

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

Reaccredited October 2017

Teacher Education Program Missouri State Board of Education  
Dual Credit Program

National Alliance for Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)

Accredited October 2018

Law Enforcement Academy Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST)