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History of Accreditation

Accreditation at Truckee Meadows Community College

Truckee Meadows Community College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and/or the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education.


Print copies of archived accreditation material are available, which include:

  • July 1975: Western Nevada Community College - An Institutional Self-study
  • January 1980: WNCC/TMCC Insitutional Self-study II
  • 1985: TMCC Self-Study III, 10-Year Report
  • 1995: TMCC 10-Year Self-Study Report
  • October 1995:Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges Evaluation Committee Report
  • October 2000: NASC Regular 5-Year Interim Report
  • May 2000: NASC Letter Outlining 5-Year Interim Report Requirements
  • Fall 2000: TMCC 5-Year Interim Report
  • September 2005: Final Self-Study Report
  • October 2005: NWCCU TMCC Comprehensive Evaluation Report
  • January 2006: NWCCU Reaffirmation of Accreditation and Recommendations
  • April 2007:  2-Year Focused Interim Evaluation
  • April 2007:  2-Year Focused Interim Report
  • August 2007: TMCC Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • October 2010: NCCU Interim Report
  • October 2010: TMCC Interim Report
  • September 2011: Year One Self-Evaluation Report
  • November 2011: Year One Peer Evaluation Report
  • February 2012: NWCCU Reaffirmation of Accreditation
  • October 2012: Year Three Peer-Evaluation Review
  • October 2012: Year Three Self-Evaluation Report
  • January 2013: NWCCU Reaffirmation of Accreditation