Accreditation

Hiwassee College is accredited by:

  • United States Department of Education
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • State of Tennessee
  • Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools

Our accreditation ensures that our students have access to Pell Grants and all other grants, scholarships, and loans provided by the federal government. Inaddition, Hiwassee College accreditation ensures that students are eligible to receive Tennessee HOPE funds.
Hiwassee College is a member of the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS), [15935 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551; Telephone: (434) 525-9539; email: info@tracs.org] having been awarded Accredited Status as a Category II institution by the TRACS Accreditation Commission on October 29, 2013. This status is effective for a period of five years. TRACS is recognized by the United States Department of Education, the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE).