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Accreditations

Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the bachelor of science in nursing, the bachelor of health sciences, and the associate of science in pre-health studies. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033 or call 404-679-4500, at www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation status of Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences.

Normal inquiries about the institution, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to the institution and not to the Commission's office.

Educational programs are accredited by the appropriate professional organizations listed below. Additional information on the current accreditation status for diagnostic medical sonography, medical radiography, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy, and respiratory care is available on the respective program’s web pages.

Programs

 

Accrediting Bodies

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS)
6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500
Ellicott City, MD 21043
443-973-3251
www.jrcdms.org

Medical Laboratory Science

 

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS)
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018
773-714-8880
www.naacls.org

Tennessee Department of Health
Medical Laboratory Board
Metro Center Complex
665 Mainstream Drive
Nashville, TN 37423
www.tennessee.gov

Medical Radiography Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606
312-704-5300
www.jrcert.org
Nuclear Medicine Technology Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)
2000 W. Danforth Road, Suite 130 #203
Edmond, OK 73003
405-285-0546
www.jrcnmt.org
The JRCNMT holds recognition from the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Nursing Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
1 Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
202-887-6791
www.aacn.nche.edu

Tennessee Board of Nursing
665 Mainstream Drive
Nashville, TN 37243
615-532-5166
elizabeth.lund@tn.gov

Radiation Therapy Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606
312-704-5300
www.jrcert.org
Respiratory Care

 

Commission of Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021
817-283-2835
www.coarc.com
CoARC holds recognition from the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).