Accreditations & Approvals

Spencerian College is a recognized leader in preparing students for demanding careers with programs that are nationally accredited and regulated by the industry’s most respected organizations.

Spencerian College and its individual programs have met the educational standards and criteria for accreditation, approval or licensure from the following organizations:

Lexington Campus Accreditations & Approvals

Spencerian College-Lexington is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates, diplomas and associate degrees. Bachelor’s degrees are offered online through the Louisville campus.

Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
750 First Street, NE, Suite 980
Washington, DC 20002-4223
(202) 336-6780

Spencerian College is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.

Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 573-1555
cpe.ky.gov

Spencerian College’s Limited Medical Radiography Diploma program and Radiologic Technology Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree program are approved by the Kentucky Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (KBMIRT).

The Radiologic Technology (A.A.S.) program at Spencerian College-Lexington is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300
www.jrcert.org

The Medical Assisting Diploma program at Spencerian College-Lexington is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210-2350

Medical Assisting program at Spencerian College-Lexington has the following outcomes over the past 5 years as reported to Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB):

  • job placement rate average of 85.45%
  • Graduate satisfaction rate average of 100%
  • Employer satisfaction rate average of 95.65%

Spencerian College’s Medical Laboratory Technician A.A.S. Program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

Accrediting Bureau of Health Eduction Schools
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N.
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 917-9503

Louisville Campus Accreditations & Approvals

Spencerian College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor’s degrees.

Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
750 First Street, NE, Suite 980 | Washington, DC 20002-4223
Telephone: (202) 336-6780

Spencerian College is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.

Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320 | Frankfort, KY 40601
Telephone: (502) 573-1555 | cpe.ky.gov

Spencerian College is authorized by The Indiana Commission for Higher Education/The Indiana Board for Proprietary Education.

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education/Indiana Board for Proprietary Education
101 West Ohio Street, Suite 670 | Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-1984
Telephone: (317) 464-4400 ext 138

Spencerian College’s Medical Assisting Diploma program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC-ST/SA).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street | Clearwater, FL 33756
Telephone: (727) 210-2350

Spencerian College’s Radiologic Technology A.A.S. program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850 | Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Telephone: (312) 704-5300

Spencerian College’s Medical Laboratory Technician A.A.S. Program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314 N. | Falls Church, VA 22043
Telephone (703) 917-9503

Spencerian College’s Practical Nursing Diploma program and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree* in Nursing program are approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing.

* See nursing addendum for more information

Spencerian College’s Limited Medical Radiography Diploma program and Radiologic Technology Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree program are approved by the Kentucky Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (KBMIRT).

Spencerian College’s Massage Therapy program is approved by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Massage Therapy.

Spencerian College’s Massage Therapy diploma and associate degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation.

Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA)
5335 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Suite 440 | Washington, DC 20015
(202) 888-6790 | info@comta.org | www.comta.org

The Respiratory Therapy program at Spencerian College-Louisville holds Provisional Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com). This status signifies that a program that has

been granted an Approval of Intent has demonstrated sufficient compliance to initiate a program in accordance with the Standards through the completion and submission of an acceptable Self Study Report (SSR), and other documentation required by the CoARC Board. The conferral of Provisional Accreditation denotes a new program that has made significant progress towards meeting the Standards of Accreditation. The program will remain on Provisional Accreditation until achieving Initial Accreditation. It is recognized by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) toward eligibility to the Respiratory Care Credentialing Examination(s). Enrolled students completing the program under Provisional Accreditation are considered graduates of a CoARC accredited program.

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road | Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817)283-2835