Accrediting Agencies

Kansas Community College (KCKCC) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association and the Kansas Board of Regents.

Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604

Kansas Board of Regents

1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 520
Topeka, KS 66612-1368

In addition, individual programs are accredited by professional organizations: the Business Division by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs; Mortuary Science by the American Board of Funeral Service Education; Nursing Education by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing; Respiratory Therapy by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs and the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care; and Physical Therapist Assistant Program by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. The College is approved by the Kansas Veterans Commission and the Veterans Administration for veterans’ college training.

HLC Assurance Argument

Submit Comments on KCKCC

For Reaffirmation of Accreditation by Higher Learning Commission

Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) is seeking comments from the public about the College in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The College will host a visit November 9 - 10, 2015, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association. KCKCC has been accredited by HLC since 1951. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the Commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding the college:

Third Party Comment on Kansas City Kansas Community College
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411

The public may also submit comments on the Commission’s Web site at

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing.

All Comments must be received by October 9, 2015

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