Accreditation

First Coast Technical College is accredited by the following organizations:

CEO
Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE)- www.council.org

7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350

Telephone: 770-396-3898
FAX: 770-396-3790

advancedED
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), a division of AdvancED-
http://www.sacs.org/

CAAHEP

The Medical Assisting Program at First Coast Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) and the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE).  CAAHEP can be reached at Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756; 727-210-2350.

The Paramedic Program at First Coast Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).  CAAHEP can be reached at Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756; 727-210-2350; www.caahep.org.  CoAEMSP can be contacted at 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312, Rowlett TX 75088; (214) 703-8445; FAX (214) 703-8992; www.coaemsp.org


Certification/Approvals

First Coast Technical College holds certification/approval from the following organizations:

  • American Culinary Federation
  • American Medical Association
  • American Welding Society
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation/Florida Department of Labor
  • Federation of Dining Room Professionals
  • Florida Bureau of Fire Standards and Training
  • Florida Department of Children and Families
  • Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
  • Florida State Board of Massage Therapy
  • Florida State Board of Nursing
  • Florida State Department of Education
  • National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
  • National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
  • State of Florida Department of Veterans Affairs
  • U. S. Department of Education, Office of Student and Financial Aid
  • U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Equal Opportunity Education

The First Coast Technical College acts in compliance with all federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination. Discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, sex, handicap, age, religion, or marital status against a student or an employee at FCTC is prohibited. No person shall, on the basis of race, national origin, sex, physical handicap, age, religion or marital status be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity or in any employment conditions or practices. The contact for compliance is [email protected]