Accreditation is a formal process that assures the public of an organization's integrity and high quality of services. Obtaining accreditation recognizes that Coconino Community College meets or exceeds the standards and expectations established by the accreditation agency. Coconino Community College is seeking continued accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
From November 14 through November 16, 2011, Coconino Community College (CCC) received a comprehnsensive accreditation visitation by an evaluation team from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Click here to see the visitation agenda.
This website is devoted to sharing information about the accreditation process, CCC's preparations for the accreditation visitation, and posting of the Self-Study products.
CCC Self-Study 2011
Virtual Resource Room
Jameson and Hipolito Presentation at the 2012 HLC Conference
CCC Vision, Mission, Purposes, Strategic Goals, and Core Values
Institutional Effectiveness in fulfilling CCC's mission documents
Current Higher Learning Commission Statement of Affiliation for CCC
The Criteria for Accreditation: Making a Difference in Higher Learning (Powerpoint show by Lloyd Hammonds, 2010)
Accreditation ... the Quality Connection (Powerpoint show by Lloyd Hammonds & Steve Chambers, 2008)
CCC Requests for Institutional Change in Distance Delivery of Programs
Public Notification of Comprehensive Visit and Third Party Comments: Policies and Procedures, Higher Learning Commission, March 2006
Institutional Accreditation: An Overview, Higher Learning Commission, 2007
Handbook of Accreditation, 3rd edition, Higher Learning Commission, 2003