Ashworth College accreditation
Ashworth College strives to achieve the highest standards of school performance and student results. Use the menu below to view the accreditors who hold us accountable to those standards.
Distance Education Accrediting Commission
Ashworth College is accredited by the "Distance Education Accrediting Commission". The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency.
Ashworth College offers accredited programs leading to online degrees, certificates, and career training diplomas. Our accredited online courses and programs assure you of educational excellence, from our admissions department and registrar's office to our instructors and tutors, and our outstanding curricula designed to meet the needs of self-motivated, career-focused students like you.
There are different types of accreditation, so students seeking to use their Ashworth experience to transfer to another institution or apply for a job or license should confirm that DEAC accreditation will be accepted.
Consumer disclosure forms
For more information on Ashworth College accreditation, download the following public forms provided by the DEAC to accredited institutions:
- DEAC Student Achievement Disclosure for the Public Form - Ashworth College - Degree (PDF)
- DEAC Student Achievement Disclosure for the Public Form - Ashworth College - Career (PDF)
Council for Higher Education Accreditation
The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
The baccalaureate degree program in Nursing (RN-BSN) at Ashworth College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA)
The Ashworth College Veterinary Technician Associate Degree program is AVMA CVTEA-accredited. Accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association and Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities represents “...the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review.”
Better Business Bureau
Ashworth College is a Better Business Bureau accredited business BBB Rating of A.
State Specific Information
Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
Ashworth College is Authorized by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission to offer instruction in career programs, associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs.
Authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990. Our dedicated staff and faculty work to deliver a quality learning experience to each student. The affordability and flexibility of Ashworth College accredited online degrees are designed to help our students complete an education on their terms.
National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements
Ashworth College has been approved by Georgia to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.