KCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) which is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college is accredited through 2024. Documents supporting the college’s accreditation are available at Online documents include KCC’s Systems Portfolios, HLC Feedback and Compliance Reports, descriptions of AQIP Action Projects, continuous quality improvement efforts, and more.

Additional information about accreditation is available from the vice president for Instructional and Student Success. 

You can contact the Higher Learning Commission at 230 S. LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, 800-621-7440 or visit