Accreditation and Licensure


The school was accredited by the Commission on Occupational Education Institutions of the Southern Association of colleges and schools in 1988. Currently, the school is not accredited by a Department of Education recognized accrediting agency. We are however presently in the process of acquiring accreditation. 


The College is approved and regulated by Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education. 


Georgia Nonpublic Postsencondary Education (GNPEC)


American National College in Atlanta licensed by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission. The Commission administers the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990 by providing standards, procedures, and evaluation for the oversight of postsecondary institutions. The staff reviews and authorizes each college or school annually, provides consumer information and protection, resolves student complaints, manages institution closures and resulting student records, prepares required publications and grants exemptions as applicable. The staff also develops new and/or revised standards, procedures, regulations and schedules in response to changing laws, needs and circumstances.

To learn more about the GNPEC, visit their website at