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Accreditation

 

PVCC Accreditation

Paradise Valley Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and a member of the North Central Association (NCA). PVCC evaluates all aspects of itself regularly and is scheduled to submit the HLC Assurance Argument in June 2019.

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation:

2014 - 2015  HLC 2014 Self Study Report - pdf
2019  HLC Assurance Review Report - pdf

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation:

2024 - 2025

Last Date of Information Change: 9/05/2019

2019 HLC Final Report/Recommendations - Restricted to Employees Only

2014 Institutional Actions Council Letter

2024 Reaffirmation of Accreditation Letter

2008 Progress Report Executive Summary

2008 Progress Report

2008 Response from the Higher Learning Comission

 

The Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500 Chicago, IL 60604
inquiry@hlcommission.org | 800-621-7440
 

Program Accreditation:

Maricopa Nursing (AAS)

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) formerly National League of Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) and approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing.

Last date of accreditation: 2012
Next scheduled visit:  Spring 2018

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
404-975-5000
info@acenursing.org
acenursing.org

Nursing Assistant (CCL)

Arizona State Board of Nursing.  
4747 North 7th Street ‐ Suite 200,
Phoenix, AZ 85014
602-771-7800
arizona@azbn.gov
azbn.gov

Last date of approval: 2013
Next  scheduled visit: 2015 

Practical Nursing (CCL)

Arizona State Board of Nursing.  
4747 North 7th Street ‐ Suite 200,
Phoenix, AZ 85014
602-771-7800
arizona@azbn.gov
azbn.gov

Last date of approval: 2012
Next scheduled visit: 2018

Dietary Technology (AAS)

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND), Formerly the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetic Education (CADE)
eatright.org

First date of accreditation: 2006
Next scheduled visit: Fall 2015

Paramedicine (CCL)

The Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic degree program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

To contact CAAHELP:
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL, 33756
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445
www.coaemsp.org

First date of accreditation: 9/2013
Next scheduled visit:  2/2018

Paramedicine (AAS)

The Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic degree program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

To contact CAAHELP:
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL, 33756
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445
www.coaemsp.org

First date of accreditation: 9/2013
Next scheduled visit:  2/2018

Hazmat Awareness & Operations courses (Required for CCL & AAS)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security
P.O. Box 40006
College Station, TX 77842-4006
979-458-8105

Last date of accreditation: 11/2013
Next scheduled visit: 11/2014

International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) and the certification authority is the AZ Center for Fire Service Excellence (AZCFSE)
Arizona Center for Fire Service Excellence
PO Box 132
Avondale, AZ 85323
623-333-6500
azfiretraining.org

Last date of accreditation: 9/2013
Next scheduled visit: AZCFSE is responsible agency

ProBoard and the certification authority is Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and The National Emergency Response & Rescue Training Center (NERRTC)
Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
P.O. Box 40006
College Station, TX 77842-4006
877-833-9638
teex.org

Last date of accreditation: 11/2013
Next scheduled visit: TEEX is responsible agency

Firefighter Operations (CCL)

International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC). The certification authority is the AZ Center for Fire Service Excellence (AZCFSE)
IFSAC Administration
Oklahoma State University
1812 Tyler Avenue
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078
405-744-8303
ifsac.org

Last date of accreditation: 9/2013
Next scheduled visit: AZCFSE is responsible agency

Fire Operations (AAS)

International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC). The certification authority is the AZ Center for Fire Service Excellence (AZCFSE)
IFSAC Administration
Oklahoma State University
1812 Tyler Avenue
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078
405-744-8303
ifsac.org

Last date of accreditation: 9/2013
Next scheduled visit: AZCFSE is responsible agency

Wildland Firefighter course

National Wildland Coordinating Group (NWCG). The NWCG is also the certification authority 3833 S. Development Avenue
Boise, Idaho 83705
training.nwcg.gov

Last date of accreditation: Unknown - conducted by the U.S. Dept. of Interior-Bureau of Land Management
Next scheduled visit: BLM is responsible agency

CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test) course (required for CCL & AAS)

International Association of Firefighters: Wellness-Fitness Initiative. The certification authority is MCCCD-PVCC Fire Science Program
1750 New York Avenue
NW Suite 300 Washington, DC 20006-5395
202-737-8484
iaff.org

Last date of accreditation: 10/2013
Next scheduled visit: 10/2014

Early Childhood Education (AAS)

Accredited by the National Association of the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
1313 L St. NW Suite 500
Washington, D.C.
202-232-8777
webmaster@naeyc.org
naeyc.org

Last date of accreditation: 2/2013
Next scheduled visit: 2/2020