Rockland Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The College is also authorized by the Board of Regents to award two-year Associate degrees in Arts (AA), in Science (AS) and in Applied Science (AAS), as well as a number of Certificate Programs. In addition, the following programs carry additional accreditation:
- Undergraduate Nursing, AS: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
- Occupational Therapy Assistant, AAS: The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
- Paralegal Studies, AAS: The Paralegal Studies Program is approved by the American Bar Association, Standing Committee on Paralegals, 321 N. Clark Street, Mail Stop 19.1, Chicago, IL 6065-7598. Phone: 312-988-5618.