Dec 01, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


In alignment with federal regulations, North Arkansas College provides information to the public at this website that lists those specialized, professional or institution accreditor or governing/coordinating bodies in the State with whom the College is in good standing.  If any monitoring or sanctioning reports occur from accreditation reviews, Northark will post the reports on this page. 

HLC Accreditation Letter

HLC Final Report

The College is in good standing with the following accrediting bodies.


In good standing with regional accreditor (HLC) and Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board:


The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602-2504


Arkansas Department of Higher Education/Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Arkansas Department of Higher Education
423 Main Street, Suite 400
Little Rock, AR 72201


In good standing with specialized accreditors:


Automotive Service Technology and Collision Repair Technology
ASE Education Foundation
1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE
Suite 401
Leesburg VA 20176


Business Programs
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
11520 West 119th Street
Overland Park, Kansas 66213


Concurrent Enrollment Partnership
National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)
P.O. Box 578
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 593-5205


Construction Technology
National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER)
13614 Progress Boulevard
Alachua, FL 32615
Phone: 888-622-3720
Fax: 386-518-6303


Emergency Medical Services
Arkansas Department of Health
Office of EMS and Trauma Systems
5800 W. 10th, Suite 800
Little Rock, AR 72204
1-800-482-5400, ext. 2262


Medical Laboratory Technology
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018


Nursing Assistant
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Division of Provider Services and Quality Assurance
P.O. Box 8059
Little Rock, AR  72203-8059



The North Arkansas College Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355 - 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775

To contact the CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
Fax: 214-703-8992


Practical Nursing
Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ASBN)
University Tower Building, Suite 800
1123 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204

Radiologic Technology
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182


Registered Nursing
Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ASBN)
University Tower Building
Suite 800
1123 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1619
(501) 686-2700

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326

Surgical Technology
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763


Veterans Services
Veterans Administration-State Approving Agency
Department of Career Education
Three Capitol Mall
Luther S. Hardin Building
Little Rock, AR  72201


Federal Compliance

Students, faculty, staff, and other interested persons who have inquiries regarding North Arkansas College’s efforts to comply with its responsibilities under federal and state laws should contact:

Kris Greening (Age Act, Title IX-employees)
Director of Human Resources
North Arkansas College
(870) 391-3215


Dr. Doug Gere (Section 504, Title IX–students)
Office of Student Services
(870) 391-3204


Tavonda Brown (Section 504 & Title II)
Dean of Students
Office of Student Services
(870) 391-3331