Program Accreditations

Seal of the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing


The associate in applied science in nursing program at Southwestern Michigan College is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Learn more about ACEN. Student achievement data can be found on the nursing page.


The Automotive Technology program is accredited by the National Institute for Automotive Excellence (ASE) and our instructors are ASE Master Certified Technicians.
Learn more about our Automotive Technology Program.

Health Information Technology

The Health Information Management accreditor of Southwestern Michigan College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The college’s accreditation for associate degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through 2022-2023. All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at