Accreditation for CNM Programs

Central New Mexico Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

The following CNM programs are approved for accreditation by specialized and professional organizations.

See individual programs under Areas of Study or select a school below for more information.

Applied Technology Accreditation

Program

Accreditation

Automotive Technology

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Construction Management Technology

American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)

HVAC

HVAC Excellence

Truck Driving

Professional Truck Driver Institute of America (PTDIA)

Business & Information Technology Accreditation

Program

Accreditation

Accounting

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Baking & Pastry

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Accrediting Commission

Business

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Business Administration

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Computer Information Systems

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Culinary Arts

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Accrediting Commission

Hospitality and Tourism

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Office Technology

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Health, Wellness & Public Safety Accreditation

Program

Accreditation

Dental Assistant

Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) a branch of the American Dental Association (ADA)

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educational Programs (CAAHEP) and Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS)

EMS-Paramedic

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educational Programs (CAAHEP) and Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)

Health Information Technology

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

Medical Laboratory Technician

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

Nursing (RN)

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) formerly NLNAC

Paralegal

American Bar Association (ABA)

Pharmacy Technician

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)/Pharmacy Technician Accreditation Commission (PTAC)

Respiratory Therapy

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)

Surgical Technician

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educational Programs (CAAHEP) and Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA)

Veterinary Technician

Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA)