Accreditation

In order to maintain its accreditation, ACC voluntarily undergoes periodic accrediting evaluations by teams of qualified examiners including subject matter experts in occupational education and private postsecondary school administration.

The Los Angeles, Anaheim and Ontario campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

ABHES
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314N
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone (703) 917-9503
Fax (703) 917-4109
www.abhes.org

American Career College is a private college, licensed to operate* by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE).

Physical Address:
BPPE
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833

Mailing Address:
BPPE
P.O. Box 980818
West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818
Phone (916) 431-6959
Toll free (888) 370-7589
Fax (916) 263-1897
www.bppe.ca.gov

The Surgical Technology (Associate of Occupational Science) programs at the Los Angeles, Orange County and Ontario campuses are programmatically accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

ABHES
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314N
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone (703) 917-9503
Fax (703) 917-4109
www.abhes.org

The Medical Assistant programs at all campuses are programmatically accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

ABHES
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314N
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone (703) 917-9503
Fax (703) 917-4109
www.abhes.org

The Massage Therapy program at the Ontario campus is approved by the the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC).

CAMTC
1 Capitol Mall, Suite 800
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone (916) 669-5336
www.catmc.org

The Pharmacy Technician training programs at the Los Angeles, Orange County and Ontario campuses are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

ASHP
4500 East-West Highway
7272 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 900
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: Toll free (866) 279-0681
www.ashp.org

The Respiratory Therapy (Associate of Occupational Science) programs in Orange County and Ontario are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

CoARC
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244
Phone (817) 283-2835
Fax (817) 510-1063
www.coarc.com

The Dental Assisting programs in Los Angeles, Orange County, and Ontario are approved by the Dental Board of California

Dental Board of California
2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 1550
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone (916) 263-2300
Fax (916) 263-2140
www.dbc.ca.gov 

CAPTE
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-684-APTA or 703-706-3245}
Email: accreditation@apta.org
Website: www.capteonline.org

The program's current status is probationary accreditation; for more information see http://www.capteonline.org/WhatWeDo/RecentActions/PublicDisclosureNotices/. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call (714) 763-9173 or jLwin@americancareercollege.edu.

The Occupational Therapy Assistant (Associate of Occupational Science) program in Orange County is accredited by the of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). 

ACOTE
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: 301-652-6611
www.acoteonline.org

The Radiography (Associate of Occupational Science) program at the Ontario campus is approved by the  California Department of Public Health, Radiologic Health Branch (CDPH-RHB). 

Department of Public Health Radiologic Health Branch
1500 Capitol Avenue, 5th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814-5006
Phone: 916-327-5106
Fax: 916-440-7999
www.cdph.ca.gov

The Associate Degree in Nursing (Associate of Science) program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.

Board of Registered Nursing
1747 North Market Boulevard, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone (916) 322-3350
Fax (916) 574-7697
www.rn.ca.gov

The College is approved for training veterans and eligible persons under the provisions of Title 38, United States Code.

The College is a member of the California Association of Private Postsecondary Schools (CAPPS).

*License to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009