Accreditation and Recognition

Haywood Community College is accredited by theSouthern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Collegesto award certificate, diploma, and associate's degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Haywood Community College.

Inquiries to the Commission should relate only to the accreditation status of the institution. SACS Contact Information regarding accreditation: 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097; phone: 404-679-4501; web address:

The College meets U.S. Department of Education standards necessary to qualify students for a variety of federal financial aid programs for students including the Pell Grant. Under federal law the College is authorized to enroll non-immigrant alien students.

For information about program-specific accreditations, please visit our Program Accreditation page.

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