Kirtland Community College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools at 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602; 800-621-7440. The college also holds membership in the Michigan Community College Association and the American Association of Community Colleges.
The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools granted Kirtland Community College status as a candidate for accreditation in 1972, and the college has been accredited as an associate degree-granting institution since 1976.
A student may receive a copy of Kirtland’s accreditation by contacting Julie Lavender, Interim Dean of Instruction, at 989-275-5000, ext. 298 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other programs that Kirtland is accredited or licensed, certified or approved by are:
Automotive – National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
Smoke Bonk, Instructor
989-275-5000, Extension 329
Cosmetology – State of Michigan Board of Cosmetology
Shannon Weaver, Instructor
989-275-5000, Extension 274
Nursing – State of Michigan Board of Nursing
Julie Lavender, Associate Dean of Health Sciences
989-275-5000, Extension 298
Criminal Justice/Police Academy – Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards
Tom Grace, Director, Police Academy
989-275-5000, Extension 380