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LCC Program Accreditations

Program Accreditations

Luna Community College has several programs that are accredited by organizations that review and monitor training within their specific profession. Below are the programs and area of study that have current accreditation and the awarding organization.

Health Sciences

Nursing Program

The Luna Community College Nursing Program is conditionally approved by the New Mexico State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

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The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta. GA 30326
P. (404) 975-5000 F. (404) 975-5020

Associates Degree in Nursing program description and requirements

Dental Assistant Program

The program in Dental Assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of Approval without Reporting Requirements. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.

The Commission Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611-2678
P. (312) 440-4653

Certificate in Dental Assistant program description and requirements

School of Business

School of Business Studies Programs

The Luna Community College School of Business was awarded accreditation of its Business Programs May 8, 2014. The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) has awarded accreditation of its business programs listed below.

Established in 1988, ACBSP is the only organization offering specialized business accreditation for all degree levels, from associate to baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs. ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the business studies program at Luna Community College meet the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.

LCC School of Business Programs are Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs
> 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park
> Overland Park, KS 66213

Associate of Arts Degree in General Business program description and requirements

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Accounting program description and requirements

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Administration program description and requirements

Department of Vocational Education

The Luna College Vocational-Trades Program is accredited by two sanctioning trades industry groups: the National Center for Construction, Education, and Research (NCCER); and by The National Automotive Technology Education Foundation (NATEF).

The following programs are NCCER accredited at Luna College: Building Technology, Welding Technology, Electrical Wiring Technology, and Concrete Finishing.

National Center for Construction Education & Research

13614 Progress Boulevard
Alachua, FL 32615
Main: 386.518.6500
Toll-free: 888.622.3720

LCC’s Auto-Collision program is NATEF accredited.

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation

101 Blue Seal Drive, S.E. Suite 101
Leesburg, VA 20175

Collision Series Programs

Luna Community College
Program Contact: Skip Saurman, (505) 466-4118
Certification Expiration: May, 2021