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Approved and Accredited 

Laredo College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees as well as certificates. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone (404) 679-4500, at for questions about the accreditation of Laredo College. 


Laredo College is approved or accredited by:

•      The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

•      Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

•      Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

•      American Phlebotomy Association (APA)

•      Texas Board of Nursing (BON)

•      Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

•      Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

•      Texas Department of State Health Services

•      Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services (CoAEMSP)

•      Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Excellence (HVAC)

•      Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

•      National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

•      Department for Aging and Disability Services Nurse Aide Training Program

•      National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Laredo College is a member of:

•      American Association of Community Colleges

•      Association on Higher Education and Disability

•      National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)

•      National League for Nursing

•      National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (OADN)

•      Texas Association of Community Colleges (TACC)

•      CISCO Academy

•      Microsoft Academy

•      American Welding Society

•      Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR)

•      Texas Administrators of Continuing Education (TACE)

•      Coalition of Adult Basic Education (COABE)

•      Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education (TALAE)

•      National Council for Continuing Education and Training (NCCET)