ACCREDITATION, LICENSURE, AND APPROVAL INFORMATION

T. A. Lawson State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of T. A. Lawson State Community College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

Please note that for accreditation purposes, the college is recognized as T.A. Lawson State Community College.  Normal inquiries about the institution, such as admissions requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to T.A. Lawson State Community College and not the Commission's office.  The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
 

T.A. Lawson State Community College Program Accreditations:

Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Program - National HVAC Excellence

Automotive Continuing Education Classes
- Continuing Automotive Service Education (CASE)

Automotive Service Program - National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Automotive Technician Program - National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Business and Information Technologies Programs
- Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Dental Program - American Dental Association (ADA) through the Council on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
  
Nursing Programs - Approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing (ABN), and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Medium and Heavy Truck Technician - National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Welding Program - American Welding Society (AWS)