Accreditations & More

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Seminole State College of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.  Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels.

Questions about the accreditation of Seminole State College of Florida may be directed in writing to:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033-4097

By phone 404.679.4500

Or by visiting the SACSCOC’s website.

Other Accreditations/Endorsements/Approvals

ProgramAgencyDate of Most Recent Accreditation, Endorsement, or ApprovalDate Current Accreditation, Endorsement, or Approval Expires
Automotive ProgramsASE Education Foundation
November 2022January 2028
Business and Information Management, B.S.Accreditation Council for Business Schools & ProgramsJune 20212031
Construction, B.S.American Council for Construction Education, Inc. (ACCE)20212026
Criminal Justice AcademiesFlorida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE)20192024
Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), and ParamedicFlorida Department of Health - EMS Office February 2023February 2025
Emergency Medical Services- ParamedicCommission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education (CAAHEP) 20232028
Emergency Medical Services- ParamedicCommittee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)20232028
Fire Science Technology, A.S.U.S. Fire Administration, Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE)N/AN/A
Health Information Technology, A.S.Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM) June 20232031
Interior Design, B.A.S. Council for Interior Design Accreditation 20182024
Legal Assistant/Paralegal, A.S. American Bar Association 
February 2023February 2029
Medical Information Coder/Biller CertificateAmerican Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)March 2023March 2026
Nursing, R.N.Florida State Board of Nursing N/AAutomatic with ACEN Accreditation 
Nursing, R.N.Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)Fall 2021
Fall 2029
Nursing, R.N. to B.S.N.Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)Fall 2019 2024
Physical Therapist Assistant, A.S.Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) 2018December 2029
Respiratory Care, A.S. Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) March 2021March 2031
Instructional Design Certificate Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) 
September 2019September 2024


For more information, please contact the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research at 407.708.2224.