Mayland Community College (MCC) is going through the process to receive reaffirmation of its accreditation. This process involves two major tasks
Accreditation allows our students to have access to federally-subsidized financial aid and ensures that the courses and degrees our students receive will be recognized by and transferrable to other institutions.
Since their beginnings, institutions of higher learning have placed great emphasis on the collective quality of instruction and educational resources. These institutions came together to organize and support accrediting bodies that set standards, manage peer review processes, and evaluate compliance. In the U.S. today, higher education accreditation is voluntary and self-regulating. Accreditation efforts fall into two general categories – institutional accreditation and programmatic accreditation.