Higher Learning Commission Mark of AffiliationWaubonsee Community College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, (800) 621-7440 and is recognized by federal and state agencies administering financial aid.

Since 2003, Waubonsee has been participating in the Higher Learning Commission's Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP), which seeks to infuse the principles and benefits of continuous improvement into the culture of colleges and universities in order to assure and advance the quality of higher education.

Approval: Waubonsee Community College is recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Illinois Board of Higher Education and the U.S. Department of Education

Waubonsee Community College Accredited Career Programs:

Addictions Counseling Program
Accreditation: Illniois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association, Inc. (IAODAPCA): preparatory and advanced accreditation

Auto Body Repair Program
National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Automotive Technology Program
Accreditation: National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic
Accreditation: Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP) 

Health Information Technology Program
Accreditation: Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

Medical Assistant Program 
Accreditation: Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB)

Nursing Program
Accreditation: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 

Surgical Technology Program 
Accreditation: Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA)