Accreditation identifies legitimate institutions of higher education and their academic programs in the United States. As such, accreditation is widely accepted as a quality assurance indicator. Adherence to standards established by the members of the various institutional and specialized accrediting bodies is the benchmark for measurement of quality among the respective institutions and academic programs.
Community College of Baltimore County is an accredited institution and a member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) www.msche.org. Community College of Baltimore County’s accreditation status is Accreditation Reaffirmed. The Commission’s most recent action on the institution’s accreditation status on June 23, 2022 was to reaffirm accreditation.
MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
1007 North Orange Street
4th Floor, MB #166
Wilmington, DE 19801
Telephone: (267) 284-5011
The Community College of Baltimore County is proud not only of its institutional accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, but also of our many academic programs with specialized accreditation or approval by organizations recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and/or the United States Department of Education.