Institutional Accreditation (SACSCOC)
Piedmont Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Piedmont Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500 or by using information available on SACSCOC's website (www.sacscoc.org).
The Electronic Engineering Technology and Engineering Design Technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org.
The Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182; (312) 704-5300 (www.jrcert.org).
The Associate Degree Nursing and Practical Nursing programs are approved by the State Board of Nursing for S.C.
Also, the Associate Degree Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) (www.acenursing.org) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta GA 30326; (404) 975-5000, (404) 975-5020 (fax); firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Cardiovascular Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), (www.caahep.org) 9355 - 113th St. N, #7709, Seminole, FL 33775; (727) 210-2350, upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT) 1449 Hill Street Whitinsville, MA 01588-1032.
The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), (www.caahep.org) 9355 - 113th St. N, #7709, Seminole, FL 33775; (727) 210-2350, upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARCST/SA) 19751 East Main Street, Suite #339, Parker, CO 80138, (303) 694-9262.
The Medical Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs: 9355 - 113th St. N, #7709, Seminole, FL 33775; (727) 210-2350.
The Respiratory Care program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, Texas 76021, (817) 283-2835 and the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), 18000 W. 105th St., Olathe, KS 66061-7543, (913) 895-4900, FAX: (913) 895-4650 email@example.com.
The Pharmacy Technician program conducted by Piedmont Technical College is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. ASHP located at 4500 East West Hwy, Suite 900, Bethesda, MD 20814, (301) 657-3000 (www.ashp.org)
The Funeral Service Education associate degree program at Piedmont Technical College is accredited 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.
The Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-6611 and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Accreditation Status: Good Status
The Veterinary Technology program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumberg, IL 60173-4360; (847) 925-8070; fax (827) 925-1329; www.avma.org.
The Automotive Technology program is accredited by the ASE Education Foundation, 1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE, Suite 401, Leesburg, VA 20176; (703) 669-6650 or (703) 669.6677 (http://www.aseeducationfoundation.org/)
Copies of accreditation documents are in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, Chief Academic Officer.
Piedmont Technical College holds membership in the American Association of Community Colleges.