Terra State and its programs are accredited through a variety of commissions and state organizations. We are proud to maintain accreditation through the following:

Terra State Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. The College underwent their Comprehensive Evaluation for Reaffirmation on March 25-26,2024 and the Institutions Actions Council (IAC) of the Higher Learning Commission acted to continue accreditation at its June 3, 2024 meeting. Terra State Community College was reaffirmed by the Commission through ­­­­­­­­­­­­­2033-2034.

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Terra State’s next Reaffirmation of Accreditation visit by the Higher Learning Commission is scheduled for 2033-2034.

Questions regarding accreditation can be directed to the College’s Accreditation Liaison Officer (ALO), Melissa Ramirez, at 419-559-2413 or

Click here for Terra State’s current HLC comprehensive evaluation process

Additional Accreditation