College of the Mainland is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of College of the Mainland. The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support the institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.

College of the Mainland is also accredited by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Association of Texas Colleges and Universities.

College of the Mainland’s workforce programs are accredited by the following agencies:

Workforce Program Accrediting Agency
Pharmacy Technician American Association of Health-System Pharmacists
Associate Degree Nursing Texas Board of Nursing
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Vocational Nursing Texas board of Nursing
Medical Assisting Commission on Accreditation for Allied Health Education Programs
Health Information Management Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education
Emergency Medical Services Commission on Accreditation of Programs for Allied Health Education Programs
Child Development National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
Fire Academy and Fire Technology Texas Commission on Fire Protection
Cosmetology Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations (TDLR)
Education Texas Education Agency
Peace Officer Academy Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)