The Guam Community College's application for the reaffirmation of its accreditation status by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) has been approved. The Commission examined the institutional evidence of student learning and achievement, the Institutional Self Evaluation Report, the External Evaluation Report, and documents from previous evaluations and determined that GCC complies with the Eligibility Requirements, Accreditation Standards, and Commission policies. On July 4, 2012, the College received notice from ACCJC of its action to reaffirm accreditation. You may review the Evaluation Report by clicking here
and the letter from Dr. Barbara A. Beno, ACCJC President, by clicking here
Guam Community College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA. 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org
Documents describing the accreditation of the College may be examined at the Vice President for Academic Affairs’ office. Please contact the Vice President for further information or to make arrangements to examine the accreditation documents.
Medical Assisting Program Accreditation
The Guam Community College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs upon the recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE), Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756.
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