Program Accreditation and Approval Statements

Aviation Maintenance Technology

The Aviation Maintenance Technology program is certified by the U.S. Department of Transportation – Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Airframe, Powerplant, and Airframe & Powerplant ratings: Number 61CT616K.

Individuals may contact the regional FAA office:

Burlington FSDO
12 New England Executive Park
Burlington, MA 01803
(781) 238-7500

Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice program is certified by the Massachusetts  Department of Higher Education Criminal Justice Program Review Committee. 

Department of Higher Education
One Ashburton Place, Room 1401
Boston, MA 02108-1696
(617) 994-6950

Dental Hygiene

The Cape Cod Community College Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.

Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.440.4653

Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). 

National Association for the Education of Young Children
1313 L Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005-4101
(202) 232-8777

See also: Early Childhood Education Program Outcomes

EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

The Emergency Medical Technician program is accredited by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Office of Emergency Medical Services.

EMT: Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA
Approved Levels: EMT
Region V
MA DPH accreditation expires 1/1/2025

Funeral Service

The Funeral Service Program at Cape Cod Community College is accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE).

American Board of Funeral Service Education
992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108,
Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097
(816) 233-3747.

Program Information - Cape Cod Community College

Year Total Enrolled # of New Students # of Grads Timely Grad* Graduation Rate Did Not Finish** Overall % Employed Employed in FS


72 36 16 16/16 92% 2 88% 81%


44 44 7 7/7 84% 6 86% 71%
2020 36 18 --- --- --- --- --- ---

* Timely graduation = complete program in 1½ times designated program length.
** Graduation rate reflects cohort graduation rate (% of students from original cohort completing in the designated year)
*** Left before completing the program; did not finish.

National Board Statistics - Cape Cod Community College

Single Year School Pass Rate National Pass Rate Single Year School Pass Rate National Pass Rate
2022 Arts 100% 69% 2022 Sciences 100% 64%
2021 Arts n/a 68% 2021 Sciences n/a 57%
2020 Arts n/a 73% 2020 Sciences n/a 64%

Human Services 

Cape Cod Community College has been approved by the Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services as an Addiction Education Provider for its Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counselor Certificate.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Executive Office of Health & Human Services
Department of Public Health
250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108-4619
Phone: 617.624.5173

Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting certificate is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Phone: 727.210.2350


The Associate in Science in Nursing program (ASN) is approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (MA-BORN).

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing
Department of Public Health
Bureau of Health professions Licensure
Board of Registration in Nursing
250 Washington Street
Boston, MA  02108-4619


The Associate in Science in Nursing  program (ASN) is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000