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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

 

Site Visit every 5 years

DT, CT, MT

 

Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering

 

Site Visit every 6 years

LVN

 

Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians

 

Survey completed every 4 years, can visit anytime

RN

 

Board of Registered Nursing

 

Site Visit every 5 years

Dental

 

Commission on Dental Accreditation

 

Site Visit every 7 years

Paramedic

 

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

 

Comprehensive review at least once every 10 years

Paramedic

 

Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency  Medical Services Professions

 

Program evaluation every 5 years

Police Academy

 

Commission of Peace Officers Standards and Training

 

Site Visit every 3 years

CDC

 

National Association for the Education of Young Children

 

Site visit every 5 years

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