Tulsa Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, located at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604, telephone (800) 621-7440.  An HLC Assurance Review Team will visit TCC in 2018.

TCC is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges, the North Central Council of Two-Year Colleges and is federally approved to offer education under the Veterans and Social Security laws. Some programs at TCC receive accreditation approval from additional organizations or agencies.

Tulsa Community College is authorized by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education located at 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, telephone (405) 225-9100, to offer certificate, associate in arts, associate in science, and associate in applied science programs.

TCC supports all accreditation processes for the purpose of program education and improvement in order to maximize student achievement. The College recognizes that participation in the rigorous and detailed self-study activities necessary for accreditation assures quality programs that will reflect the preparation necessary for our graduates to successfully transition to the workplace.

TCC continuously strives to maintain good standing with each accrediting organization or agency by voluntarily complying with all accreditation criteria. This includes the timely submission of required fees and any documentation requested by the accrediting agency. Tulsa Community College will also notify the appropriate accrediting body of any changes in program leadership, administrative structure, significant decreases in resources available to the program, substantive changes in class size, curriculum pattern or the establishment of an expansion program.




Cardiovascular Technology

Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology
(978)456-5594 1449 Hill Street, Whitinsville, MA 01488

Full Approval

Child Development

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

(202) 232-8777 1313 L St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C. 20005

Full Approval

Dental Hygiene

American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation

(800) 621-8099 211 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Full Approval

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at Tulsa Community College is accredited by:
The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS).

25400 US Highway 19, N. Suite 158
Clearwater, Florida 33763
(727) 210-2350 

6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(443) 973-3251

Full Approval

Health Information Technology*

Associate Degree Program

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

(312) 233-1132 233 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2150, Chicago, IL 60601-5519

Coding & Reimbursement Specialist Certificate Program

American Health Information Management Association

(800) 224-4621 233 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2150, Chicago, IL 60601-5519

Full Approval

Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic

The Tulsa Community College Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP Executive Office). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT's Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation. 


Coding & Reimbursement Specialist Certificate Program

American Health Information Management Association

(847) 939-3597 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018-5199

Full Approval

Medical Laboratory Technology

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

(733) 714-8880 8140 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste. 670, Chicago, IL 60631

Full Approval


Oklahoma Board of Nursing

(405) 962-1800 2915 N. Classen Blvd., Ste. 524, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 | Atlanta, GA 30326 | P. (404) 975-5000 | F. (404) 975-5020 |

Full Approval

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy (ACOTE)

(301) 652-2682 4720 Montgomery Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814-3425

Full Approval

Phlebotomy Certificate

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

(733) 714-8880 8140 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste. 670, Chicago, IL 60631

Full Approval

Physical Therapist Assistant

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education

(703) 706-3245 1111 North Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314

Full Approval


Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology

(312) 704-5300 20 N. Wacker Drive, Ste. 900, Chicago, IL 60606

Full Approval

Respiratory Care

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care

(817) 283-2835 1248 Hardwood Rd., Bedford, TX 76021

Full Approval

Veterinary Technology

American Veterinary Medical Association/Committee on Vet. Tech. Education and Activities

Headquarters: (800) 248-2862 Washington, D.C.: (847) 925-8070

(202) 789-0007 193 N. Meacham Rd., Ste. 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360

Full Approval

Associations and Organizations

Tulsa Community College is associated with or a member of the following: