Salina Area Technical College earned its accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) in November of 2016.

HLC is located at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500; Chicago, IL 60604. It can also be reached at or 800.621.7440.

Program accreditations include:

  • The Dental Assistant program is accredited by the Council on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.

  • The Automotive Technology, Auto Collision Repair, and Diesel Technology programs are all accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF), a division of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE).

  • The Nursing Program’s are approved by the Kansas Board of Nursing (KSBN).

Re-Affirmation Site Visit October 26-27, 2020  —  Executive Summary