Baton Rouge Community College SACSCOC Accreditation Statement

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on CollegesBaton Rouge Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Baton Rouge Community College.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. It serves as the common denominator of shared values and practices among the diverse institutions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Latin America and other international sites approved by the Commission on Colleges that award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, or doctoral degrees.

BRCC Statement of Goals for Student Achievement, Core Requirement (CR) 8.1

This document contains data on success of Baton Rouge Community College students. The data highlights retention and graduation rates of first-time, full-time students.  Professional licensure and employment data is also reported. Click this link to open the Statement of Goals for Student Achievement.

Substantive Change

In line with Baton Rouge Community College’s SACSCOC accreditation requirements, BRCC has submitted for approval and granted its request for institutional change as a result of its merger with Capital Area Technical College (CATC). BRCC and CATC are now one institution with the name Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC). Click this link to learn more SACSCOC Substantive Change Document.

Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP)

Baton Rouge Community College's Quality Enhancement Plan follows a framework that evaluates evidence of making student accomplishment readily accessible, useful, and meaningful to key audiences.  Click here for additional details regarding the College's Quality Enhancement Plan.