Accreditation

Blue Ridge Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges for questions about the accreditation of Blue Ridge Community College.

The Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
or call 404-679-4500

The associate degree curricula of the College have also been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).

The Veterinary Technology program’s veterinary clinic holds a permit issued by the Virginia Board of Veterinary Medicine of the Department of Health Professions and the program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association.

The Nursing program is approved by the State Board of Nursing and accredited by:
The ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
3343 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326
telephone 404-975-5000

The Automotive Analysis and Repair program is certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.

All degree and diploma programs offered at the College are approved by the State Department of Education for payment of veteran’s educational benefits.