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Program Accreditations

College of the Redwoods has a variety of programs accredited by outside agencies. Each agency performs site visits to review documents and meet with the program faculty, administrators and students. These site visit can be held anywhere from every 3 to 10 years.

Information relating to the accreditation, licensure, or approval of a specific program can be obtained from the program anytime.

Below is the list of programs, Accredited Agency and how often they visit.

 

Program

 

Names of associations, agencies, and/or governmental bodies that accredit, approve, or license the institution and its programs;

 

Procedures for obtaining or reviewing documents describing accreditation, approval, or licensing

Auto

 

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101 ~ Leesburg, VA 20175 ~ 703-669-6650

 

Site Visit every 5 years

DT, CT, MT

 

Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering
275 N. York Street, Ste 401 ~ Elmhurst, IL 60126 ~ 630.433.4514

 

Site Visit every 6 years

LVN

 

Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive Suite 205 ~ Sacramento, CA 95833 ~ 916-263-7800

 

Survey completed every 4 years, can visit anytime

RN

 

Board of Registered Nursing
1625 Market Blvd Suite N217 ~ PO Box 944210 ~ Sacramento, CA 95834 ~ 916-322-3350

 

Site Visit every 5 years

Dental

 

Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue ~ Chicago, Illinois 60611 ~ 800.621.8099 or 312.440.4653

 

Site Visit every 7 years

Paramedic

 

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North ~ Suite 158 ~ Clearwater, FL 33763 ~ P:727-210-2350 ~ F:727-210-2354

 

Comprehensive review at least once every 10 years

Paramedic

 

Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency  Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312 ~ Rowlett, TX 75088 ~ 214-703-8445

 

Program evaluation every 5 years

Police Academy

 

Commission of Peace Officers Standards and Training
860 Stillwater Road ~ West Sacramento CA 95605-1630 ~ 916.227.3909

 

Site Visit every 3 years

CDC

 

National Association for the Education of Young Children

 

Site visit every 5 years

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