Accreditation, Approval & Membership

Vance-Granville Community College is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The College serves all students regardless of race,creed, color, sex, national origin, or disabling conditions. The College is in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1991 prohibiting discrimination with regard to disabilities.


Vance-Granville Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges 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 Vance-Granville Community College.

Vance-Granville Community College Institutional Status with SACSCOC

VGCC SACS Reaffirmation 7-2013

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Vance County Technical Institute Charter of 1969

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Vance County Technical Institute Charter of 1971

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Vance-Granville Community College Charter of 1976


Vance-Granville Community College is approved by the:

  • MAERB Medical Assisting Education Review Board Accreditation
  • NAEYC Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation
  • North Carolina Community College System
  • North Carolina Board of Nursing
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
  • NCWorks Apprenticeship by North Carolina Department of Commerce
  • North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • North Carolina State Approving Agency for Veterans and Military Education Programs
  • North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Art NCCCS Logo
  • North Carolina Department of Insurance
  • North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services
  • North Carolina Real Estate Licensing Board
  • North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation
  • North Carolina's Sheriffs' Education and Training Standards Commission
  • North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission
  • North Carolina Board of Paralegal CertificationAmerican Association of Community Colleges Logo
  • Automotive Service Excellence - National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
  • Council for Standards in Human Service Education


Vance-Granville Community College is a member of the following:

  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • North Carolina Community College System
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools