The Redstone Arsenal location is authorized by the Alabama Commission on Higher Education to offer degree programs listed on Columbia College's website at: http://www.ccis.edu/nationwide/redstone.aspx.
The Redstone Arsenal campus is licensed by the Alabama Community College System to offer degree programs listed on Columbia College's website at: http://www.ccis.edu/degrees/all.aspx?location=AL1.
Columbia College’s Online Education is licensed by the Alabama Community College System to offer degree programs listed on Columbia College’s website at: http://www.ccis.edu/online.aspx.
Alabama was approved as a SARA member state on January 1, 2016. Columbia College was approved as a SARA institution on February 26, 2015.
Electronic Catalog Addendums:
Educator Preparation Programs: State authorization to provide a program related to the preparation of teachers or other P-12 school/system personnel does not indicate eligibility for an Alabama certificate. Applicants who complete an educator preparation program at an institution outside of Alabama must apply for an Alabama professional educator or professional leadership certificate through the Alabama Certificate Reciprocity Approach. Current requirements may be found at www.alsde.edu
Nursing: State approval of a program to offer Alabama licensed nurses opportunities for advanced degrees does not indicate eligibility for approval to practice as an advanced practice nurse in Alabama. Applicants for approval in Alabama are required to meet the Alabama requirements for national certification, graduation from a specific-type program for the advanced practice approval, and completion of the appropriate application. Any program offering a pre-licensure track to Alabama students shall meet the requirements of the Alabama regulations for pre-licensure programs or the graduates may not be eligible to take the national licensure examination required by the Alabama Board of Nursing to enter the practice. www.abn.alabama.gov
Agency Contact Information:
Alabama Commission on Higher Education: http://www.ache.state.al.us/Content/AgcyContact/ContactUs.aspx
Alabama Community College System: https://www.accs.cc/index.cfm/contact/
Alabama Commission on Higher Education: http://www.ache.alabama.gov/Content/Departments/NRI/federal-reg.pdf
Alabama Community College System: https://www.accs.cc/index.cfm/school-licensure/complaints/
Department of Defense (DoD): http://www.militaryonesource.mil/voluntary-education?content_id=274604
Attorney General Contact Information: http://www.ago.state.al.us/
The Columbia College–Redstone Arsenal campus has been approved by the Alabama State Approving Agency, Department of Postsecondary Education to train veterans and other eligible persons under the benefits of Title 38, United States Code (38 U.S.C. 3671 [a] and 3672 [a]).
Online degree programs currently offered in the State of Alabama can be viewed at:http://www.ccis.edu/online.aspx