Accreditation

The Great Bay Community College is a two year public institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Inquiries regarding accreditation status by NEASC should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. NEASC is an independent, voluntary, nonprofit membership organization which connects and serves colleges and universities in New England.  A globally recognized standard of excellence, NEASC Accreditation attests to a college’s high quality and integrity. An accredited college is one which has available the necessary resources to achieve its stated purposes through appropriate educational programs, is substantially doing so, and gives reasonable evidence that it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future.

Individuals may also contact:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
209 Burlington Road
Bedford, MA 01730-1433
(781) 271-0022
cihe@neasc.org
www.neasc.org

Specialized Accreditations

  • Business Programs - Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • Nursing - National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), full accreditation; New Hampshire Board of Nursing and Nurse Registration, full accreditation
  • Surgical Technology - Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Veterinary Technology - Committee on Veterinary Technology Education and Activities (AVMA-CVTEA)

NEASC Fifth Year Interim Report

2012 Report (145 pages)