Alexandria Technical & Community College is committed to excellence. This commitment is evident not only through the college's reputation but through documented measures.


All programs which require special state and/or national accreditation status are accredited as prescribed by the respective agencies.

Higher Learning Accreditation
Alexandria Technical & Community College is accredited at the Associate degree level by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of:
North Central Association
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 800-621-7440

Alexandria Technical & Community College has been affiliated with the Higher Learning Commission since 1974 and accredited since 1980. As part of its accreditation process, the college participates in Open Pathways.


Alexandria Technical & Community College has implemented college wide assessment at both the institutional and program level. Please visit the college's assessment page for more information.

Strategic Plan

The college develops a Strategic Plan every three years. The current plan, Collaborate for Achievement; Redesign for the Extraordinary (CARE) provides direction for 2016-2018.