Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC)

Tarrant County College District (TCCD) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC) to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Tarrant County College District.

SACS-COC is one of six regional accreditation organizations recognized by the United States Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

SACS-COC accredits over 13,000 public and private educational institutions ranging from preschool to college level in the Southern United States, including the following states:

  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • And schools for U.S. students in Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America

The accrediting standards used by SACS-COC are the Principles of Accreditation.



John Chawana Mwangeka, Ph.D.
Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Compliance



Updated July 02, 2014


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