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This information was last updated on January 5, 2016

Brown Mackie College is a system of over 25 schools located throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Administrative office: 625 Eden Park Drive, Suite 1100; Cincinnati, OH 45202. ©2016 Brown Mackie College. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

Brown Mackie College - Akron

Brown Mackie College — Akron is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Akron is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Akron has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

The Practical Nursing diploma program complies with the Ohio Board of Nursing guidelines as set forth in the Ohio Administrative Code, Chapter 4723-5. The program is approved and operates under the Provisional Approval Status, effective May 14, 2015, at the following locations under Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati: Brown Mackie College — Findlay, Brown Mackie College — Akron, and Brown Mackie College — North Canton. The Ohio Board of Nursing is located at 17 South High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, OH 43215-3413, 614-466-3947.

Brown Mackie College — Akron does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Akron is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215, 614-466-2752.

OH registration # 03-09-1685T

Brown Mackie College — Akron holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Board of Regents.

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Brown Mackie College - Albuquerque

Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque is approved to offer the Associate Applied of Science in Nursing by the New Mexico Board of Nursing, 6301 Indian School Road, NE, Suite 710, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, 505-841-8340.

Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Albuquerque is licensed with the New Mexico Higher Education Department.

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Brown Mackie College - Atlanta

Brown Mackie College — Atlanta is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate’s degrees and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Atlanta, GA is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Atlanta does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Atlanta is authorized by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission (2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220, Tucker, GA 30084-4113, (770) 414-3300,www.gnpec.org).

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Brown Mackie College - Birmingham

Brown Mackie College — Birmingham is a branch campus of Brown Mackie College — Salina which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1.800.621.7440, http://hlcommission.org/).

The Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Birmingham is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Birmingham does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Birmingham is licensed by the Alabama Commission on Higher Education, 100 North Union Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36104-3758.

Brown Mackie College — Birmingham is licensed by the Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education, 135 South Union Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36104-4340, 334-293-4500.

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Brown Mackie College - Boise

Brown Mackie College — Boise is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Boise is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Boise is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Boise has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — Boise does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Boise is registered with the State Board of Education in accordance with Section 33-2403, Idaho Code.

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Brown Mackie College - Cincinnati

Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Practical Nursing diploma program complies with the Ohio Board of Nursing guidelines as set forth in the Ohio Administrative Code, Chapter 4723-5. The program is approved and operates under the Provisional Approval Status, effective May 14, 2015, at the following locations under Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati: Brown Mackie College — Findlay, Brown Mackie College — Akron, and Brown Mackie College — North Canton. The Ohio Board of Nursing is located at 17 South High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, OH 43215-3413, 614-466-3947.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College – Cincinnati has probationary accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

This institution is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215, 614-466-2752. OH registration #03-09-1686T

Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Board of Regents.

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Brown Mackie College - Dallas/Ft. Worth

Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth Associate of Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Certificate of Authorization--The Board's acknowledgment that an institution is qualified for an exemption from certain identified regulations in this subchapter. Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Brown Mackie College — Dallas/Ft. Worth is approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, Austin, Texas.

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Brown Mackie College - Findlay

Brown Mackie College — Findlay is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Findlay is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program complies with the Ohio Board of Nursing guidelines as set forth in the Ohio administrative Code, Chapter 4723-5 and the Brown Mackie College — Findlay Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program has received “Full Approval” from the Ohio Board of Nursing. Ohio Board of Nursing, 17 South High Street, Ste. 400, Columbus, Ohio 43215-7410, 614-466-3947.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Practical Nursing diploma program complies with the Ohio Board of Nursing guidelines as set forth in the Ohio Administrative Code, Chapter 4723-5. The program is approved and operates under the Provisional Approval Status, effective May 14, 2015, at the following locations under Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati: Brown Mackie College — Findlay, Brown Mackie College — Akron, and Brown Mackie College — North Canton. The Ohio Board of Nursing is located at 17 South High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, OH 43215-3413, 614-466-3947.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Findlay has been granted full programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

The Brown Mackie College — Findlay Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

Brown Mackie College — Findlay does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Findlay is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215, 614-466-2752. OH registration # 03-09-1687T

Brown Mackie College — Findlay holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Department of Higher Education.

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Brown Mackie College - Fort Wayne

Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

The Brown Mackie — Fort Wayne Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree program has received initial accreditation from the Indiana State Board of Nursing.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. The program’s current status is probationary accreditation; for more information see http://www.capteonline.org/WhatWeDo/RecentActions/PublicDisclosureNotices/.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Fort Wayne is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

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Brown Mackie College - Greenville

Brown Mackie College — Greenville is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates, associate’s degrees, and bachelor’s degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Greenville is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program holds initial approval status from the South Carolina Board of Nursing, which is a type of approval granted to new programs that have demonstrated the ability or meet the standards of the Board (South Carolina Code of Regulations Chapter 91-5). The South Carolina Board of Nursing is located at Synergy Business Park, Suite 202, Kingstree Building, 110 Centerview Drive, Columbia, SC 29210. Phone Number 803-896-4550.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is a href=" http://www.aota.org/Education-Careers/Accreditation.aspx" target="_blank">www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Greenville Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology (ARC/STSA). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, 727-210-2350, www.caahep.org.

Brown Mackie College — Greenville does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Greenville is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (1122 Lady St, Suite 300, Columbia, SC 29201, 803-737-2260;www.che.sc.gov). Licensure indicates that minimum standards have been met; it is not equal to or synonymous with regional or specialized accreditation.

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Brown Mackie College - Hopkinsville

Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College—Hopkinsville is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and completion information on the programs offered by Brown Mackie College—Hopkinsville, please visit http://tn.gov/thec/topic/authorized-institutions-data.

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Brown Mackie College - Indianapolis

Brown Mackie College — Indianapolis is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, diplomas, and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Indianapolis, IN is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Indianapolis Practical Nursing diploma program has conditional accreditation from the Indiana State Board of Nursing , 402 West Washington Street, Room W066, Indianapolis, IN 46204; 317-234-2043.

Brown Mackie College — Indianapolis does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Indianapolis is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

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Brown Mackie College - Kansas City

Brown Mackie College — Kansas City is a branch campus of Brown Mackie College — Salina which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1.800.621.7440, http://hlcommission.org/).

The Associate of Applied Science Nursing program and Practical Nursing program at Brown Mackie College — Kansas City are approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing, Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson Street Suite 1051, Topeka, KS 66612; 785-296-4929.

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Kansas City is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure

The Veterinary Technology programs at Brown Mackie College — Kansas City has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA), 1931 N. Meacham Rd., Suite 100, Schaumberg, IL 60173. AVMA’s telephone number is 800-248-2862. The web address is www.avma.org.

Brown Mackie College — Kansas City does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Kansas City is approved and authorized to grant the Bachelor of Science (BS) degree, the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree and diplomas by the Kansas Board of Regents, 1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 520, Topeka, KS 66612-1368.

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Brown Mackie College - Louisville

Brown Mackie College — Louisville is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, certificates, and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville is approved to offer the Diploma in Practical Nursing by the Kentucky Board of Nursing, 312 Whittington Pky, Suite 300, Louisville, KY 40222, 502-429-3300.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — Louisville has been granted probationary programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.

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Brown Mackie College - Merrillville

Brown Mackie College — Merrillville is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, diplomas and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Merrillville is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Merrillville does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Merrillville is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

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Brown Mackie College - Miami

Brown Mackie College — Miami, FL is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Miami, FL is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Science in Nursing program at the Brown Mackie College — Miami location holds approved/probationary status with the Florida Board of Nursing (4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-02; Tallahassee, FL 32399-3252;1-850-488-0595; http://www.floridahealth.gov).

Brown Mackie College — Miami does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Miami is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 323099-0400, toll-free telephone number (888)224-6684. License No. 3206.

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Brown Mackie College - North Canton

Brown Mackie College — North Canton is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — North Canton is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Practical Nursing diploma program complies with the Ohio Board of Nursing guidelines as set forth in the Ohio Administrative Code, Chapter 4723-5. The program is approved and operates under the Provisional Approval Status, effective May 14, 2015, at the following locations under Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati: Brown Mackie College — Findlay, Brown Mackie College — Akron, and Brown Mackie College — North Canton. The Ohio Board of Nursing is located at 17 South High Street, Suite 400, Columbus, OH 43215-3413, 614-466-3947.

The Brown Mackie College — North Canton Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College – North Canton has probationary accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — North Canton does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — North Canton is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215, 614-466-2752. OH registration # 03-09-1688T

Brown Mackie College — North Canton holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Board of Regents.

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Brown Mackie College - Northern Kentucky

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky is approved to offer the Diploma in Practical Nursing by the Kentucky Board of Nursing, 312 Whittington Pky, Suite 300, Louisville, KY 40222, 502-429-3300.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

This institution is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215, 614-466-2752. OH registration # 06-03-1781T

Brown Mackie College — Northern Kentucky holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Board of Regents.

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Brown Mackie College - Oklahoma City

Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City is a branch campus of Brown Mackie College — Salina which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1.800.621.7440, http://hlcommission.org/).

Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City has provisional approval to offer the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing, 2915 N. Classen, Suite 524, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106, 405-962-1800.

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City is licensed by the Oklahoma Board of Private Vocational Schools (OBPVS), 3700 North Classen Boulevard, Suite 250, Oklahoma City, OK 73118. Telephone: 405.528.3370.

Brown Mackie College — Oklahoma City has been granted authority to operate in Oklahoma by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE), 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73101, 405.225.9100 phone, www.okhighered.org).

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Brown Mackie College - Phoenix

Brown Mackie College — Phoenix is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Phoenix is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Brown Mackie College — Phoenix is approved to offer the Associate of Science in Nursing by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, 4747 North 7th Street & Dash, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85014, 602-771-7800.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Phoenix Associate of Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

Brown Mackie College — Phoenix does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Phoenix is authorized by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education (1400 West Washington Street, Room 260, Phoenix, AZ 85007, 1.602.542.5709,www.azppse.gov).

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Brown Mackie College - Quad Cities

Brown Mackie College — Quad Cities is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Quad Cities is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Quad Cities does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Quad Cities is registered with the Iowa College Student Aid Commission to operate within the State of Iowa for the purpose of offering postsecondary educational programs to Iowa residents. (Iowa College Student Aid Commission; 430 East Grand Avenue, 3rd Floor, Des Moines, IA 50309; 887-272-4456; http://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/).

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Brown Mackie College - Salina

Brown Mackie College — Salina is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1.800.621.7440, http://hlcommission.org/).

The Associate of Applied Science Nursing program and Practical Nursing program at Brown Mackie College — Salina are approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing, Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson Street Suite 1051, Topeka, KS 66612; 785-296-4929.

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — Salina is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Veterinary Technology programs at Brown Mackie College — Salina has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA), 1931 N. Meacham Rd., Suite 100, Schaumberg, IL 60173. AVMA’s telephone number is 800-248-2862. The web address is www.avma.org.

Brown Mackie College — Salina does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Salina is approved and authorized to grant the Bachelor of Science (BS) degree, Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree, Associated of General Science (AGS) degree, and diplomas by the Kansas Board of Regents, 1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 520, Topeka, KS 66612-1368.

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Brown Mackie College - San Antonio

Brown Mackie College — San Antonio is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — San Antonio is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Brown Mackie College — San Antonio Associate of Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

The Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program has applied for accreditation and has been granted Candidacy Status by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Once accreditation of the program has been obtained, its graduates will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — San Antonio does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Certificate of Authorization--The Board's acknowledgment that an institution is qualified for an exemption from certain identified regulations in this subchapter. Brown Mackie College — San Antonio holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Brown Mackie College — San Antonio has a certificate of approval from The Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, Austin, Texas. The Texas Workforce Commission assigned school number is S3682. Brown Mackie College — San Antonio's programs are approved by The Texas Workforce Commission and may also be approved by other state agencies or accrediting bodies as outlined on this page. Students must address their concerns about an educational program by following the school's grievance process outlined in the school catalog. Students who are dissatisfied with the school's response to their complaints can file a formal complaint with The Texas Workforce Commission, as well as with the school's accrediting body. Additional information on complaint procedures is located on The Texas Workforce Commission's Career Schools and Colleges Web site.

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Brown Mackie College - South Bend

Brown Mackie College — South Bend is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees, diplomas, and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — South Bend is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — South Bend Practical Nursing diploma program is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing, 402 West Washington Street, Room W066, Indianapolis, IN 46204; 317.234.2043.

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Brown Mackie College — South Bend is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.

The Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — South Bend has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — South Bend does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — South Bend is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.

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Brown Mackie College - St. Louis

Brown Mackie College — St. Louis is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's degrees, associate’s degrees and certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — St. Louis is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Brown Mackie College — St. Louis has been granted initial approval to offer the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing the Missouri Board of Nursing, 3605 Missouri Boulevard, P.O. Box 656, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-0656, 573-751-0681.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — St. Louis Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

The Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology program at Brown Mackie College — St. Louis has been granted initial programmatic accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA). The American Veterinary Medical Association can be contacted at 1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360, 800-248-2862.

Brown Mackie College — St. Louis does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — St. Louis is 'certified to operate' or 'approved to operate' by the 'Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education' or the 'Missouri Department of Higher Education'.

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Brown Mackie College - Tucson

Brown Mackie College — Tucson is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Tucson is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Pursuant to a May 21, 2015 consent agreement with the Arizona State Board of Nursing, 4747 North 7th Street & Dash, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85014, 602-771-7800, Brown Mackie College — Tucson accepted probation for its Practical Nursing program and ceased enrolling new students.

The Brown Mackie College — Tucson Associate of Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

Brown Mackie College — Tucson does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Tucson is authorized by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education (1400 West Washington Street, Room 2560, Phoenix, AZ 85007, 1.602.542.5709,www.azppse.gov).

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Brown Mackie College - Tulsa

Brown Mackie College — Tulsa is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's degrees, associate's degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 202-336-6780.

Brown Mackie College — Tulsa is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Brown Mackie College — Tulsa is approved to offer the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing, 2915 N. Classen, Suite 524, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106, 405-962-1800.

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

The Brown Mackie College — Tulsa Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, ABHES.

Brown Mackie College — Tulsa does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.

Brown Mackie College — Tulsa is licensed by the Oklahoma Board of Private Vocational Schools (OBPVS), 3700 North Classen Boulevard, Suite 250, Oklahoma City, OK 73118. Telephone: 405.528.3370. Brown Mackie College — Tulsa has been granted authority to operate in Oklahoma by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE), 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73101, 405.225.9100 phone, www.okhighered.org).

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