Wilkes Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Questions about accreditation status may be directed to the college; phone 336-838-6100;
SACS1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
telephone number (404) 679-4501
The Wilkes Community College Medical Assisting programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), on recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs
35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 1970
Chicago, IL 60601-2208
The Wilkes Community College Respiratory Therapy Program holds Initial Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care(www.coarc.com).
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
American Dental Association, Committee on Accreditation
National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.
North Carolina Board of Nursing
North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission
North Carolina Sheriff's Education and Training Standards Commission
North Carolina Community College System
North Carolina Association of Colleges and Universities
Southern Association of Community Colleges
American Association of Community Colleges
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION
Wilkes Community College is an equal opportunity institution, in compliance and agreement with the provisions set forth in Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. No person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, gender, age or disability.
Applicants, students and employees of Wilkes Community College who have inquiries or complaints should contact Tracy McEntire, Title IX Coordinator / Affirmative Action Officer in the Human Resources Office, located in Thompson Hall, or by phone at 336-838-6422.