Accreditation & Program Approval

UACCB is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (30 North LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602- 2504, (800) 621-7440).

UACCB is authorized to offer the Associate of Applied Science and the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees by the AHECB and NCA.

As a state-supported, two- year institution, UACCB is recognized by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, the Arkansas Department of Workforce Education, and the Arkansas State Approving Agency for Veteran's Training for financial aid purposes.

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing  (3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, (404) 975-5000 or www.acenursing.org ) accredits the RN Associate Degree Program.

The Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic Program is accredited by Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088, 214-703-8445, http://www.coaemsp.org/)

Programs

The Registered Nursing program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.

The Practical Nursing program is approved by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.

The Emergency Medical Technician program is approved by the Arkansas Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services.

The Certified Nursing Assistant program is approved by the Arkansas Department of Human Services, Office of Long-Term Care.

The Adult Education program is approved by the Arkansas Department of Workforce Education.