Accreditations

Bergen Community College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (215) 662-5606. The Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation.

In addition, four programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, a Committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

The Medical Office Assistant Program is accredited by the Medical Assisting Review Board, a Committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

The Paramedic Science Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions, a Committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

The Surgical Technology is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting, a Committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

The Nursing Program is approved by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing, 124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor, Newark, NJ 07101, 973-504-6430 and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326, 404-975-5000.

The Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.

The Radiography Program and Radiation Therapy Programs are accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology and the New Jersey Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners.

The Respiratory Care Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.

The Paralegal Studies and the Legal Nurse Consultant Program are approved by the American Bar Association.

The Veterinary Technology Program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association.