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Program Accreditations

College of the Redwoods has a variety of programs accredited by outside agencies. Each agency performs site visits to review documents and meet with the program faculty, administrators and students. These site visit can be held anywhere from every 3 to 10 years.

Information relating to the accreditation, licensure, or approval of a specific program can be obtained from the program anytime.

Below is the list of programs, Accredited Agency and how often they visit.




Names of associations, agencies, and/or governmental bodies that accredit, approve, or license the institution and its programs;


Procedures for obtaining or reviewing documents describing accreditation, approval, or licensing



National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101 ~ Leesburg, VA 20175 ~ 703-669-6650


Site Visit every 5 years



Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive Suite 205 ~ Sacramento, CA 95833 ~ 916-263-7800


Survey completed every 4 years, can visit anytime



Board of Registered Nursing
1625 Market Blvd Suite N217 ~ PO Box 944210 ~ Sacramento, CA 95834 ~ 916-322-3350


Site Visit every 5 years



Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue ~ Chicago, Illinois 60611 ~ 800.621.8099 or 312.440.4653


Site Visit every 7 years



Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North ~ Suite 158 ~ Clearwater, FL 33763 ~ P:727-210-2350 ~ F:727-210-2354


Comprehensive review at least once every 10 years



Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency  Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312 ~ Rowlett, TX 75088 ~ 214-703-8445


Program evaluation every 5 years

Police Academy


Commission of Peace Officers Standards and Training
860 Stillwater Road ~ West Sacramento CA 95605-1630 ~ 916.227.3909


Site Visit every 3 years



National Association for the Education of Young Children


Site visit every 5 years

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