About CCC



Colby Community College is coordinated by the Kansas Board of Regents and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission . While still fully accredited, effective June 25, 2015, the HLC changed the status to accredited on probation. The next comprehensive site visit will be October 3-5, 2016. 

Transfer institutions continue to accept CCC credit hours as they have in the past. Questions regarding accreditation and course transfer may be directed to the Commission at info@hlcommission.org or 800.621.7440.  

The Higher Learning Commission
230 S. LaSalle Street Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604


In addition, many of the specialty programs at CCC are accredited by professional associations in their respective disciplines.

  • The PTA program is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation on Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
  • Nursing is accredited with warning for good cause by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Kansas State Board of Nursing.
  • The Veterinary Technology program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).
  • The EMT program is licensed by the State Board of Emergency Medical Technicians.
  • The program in dental hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.


Commission on Dental Accreditation


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

American Physical Therapy Association

American Veterinary Medical Association


The mission of Colby Community College is engaging others in learning and service opportunities to positively affect their world.  

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Colby Community College is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and diversity.


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Call us at: 785.462.3984 or Toll Free: 888.634.9350

Visit our campus: 1255 South Range, Colby, KS 67701

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