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
Radiologic Technology Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
Paramedic Technology Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
Emergency Medical Technician Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Respiratory Therapy Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
Physical Therapist Assistant Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Teacher Education Program Missouri State Board of Education
Dual Credit Program National Alliance for Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)
Law Enforcement Academy Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST)