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MC Commencement Ceremony

Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs.

Middle States Accreditation

Middle States 2018 Self Study  Report Cover

Montgomery College has been accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)new window since 1950, and maintains this status through self-study and periodic review. The College was recently reaccredited on June 21, 2018, through the self-study report. The next Middle States accreditation action is scheduled for 2026-27. 

Montgomery College Accreditation Officers
  • Chief Executive Officer: Dr. DeRionne Pollard, President
  • Chief Academic Officer: Dr. Sanjay Rai, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Michelle T. Scott, Deputy Chief of Staff and Strategy
  • Middle States Liaison: Dr. Sean A. McKitrick, Vice President, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

For more information, contact Dr. Michelle T. Scott, Middle States accreditation liaison officer, at or 240-567-5267. 

Individual Program Accreditations

Contact the individual programs below for more information. 

Nursing, Health Sciences, and Physical Education Accreditations

Interior Design Accreditation

  • The interior design program offers a degree track accredited by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). 
Education Accreditations
Music Accreditations

Center for Early Education Accreditation

  • The Center for Early Education on our Germantown Campus is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and licensed by the Maryland State Department of Education.