Accreditation

McCann Technical School is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (www.council.org). The Council is recognized by the US Secretary of Education as a reliable authority on the quality of education offered by the institutions it has accredited.  It is a national institutional accrediting agency for the accreditation of non-degree-granting and applied associate degree-granting postsecondary occupational educational institutions.  Contact information for the Commission is Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, Telephone: 770-396-3898/770-396-3790.

 
The one-year certificate program is accredited by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Cosmetologists (www.mass.gov/ocabr/licensee/dpl-boards/hd/) and follows the guidelines outlined by them.  
 
This program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.  The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB, www.danb.org) is the nationally recognized premier certification and credentialing agency for dental assistants.  The DANB examinations are required or recognized as meeting regulatory requirements in more than thirty states.  McCann graduates are eligible to take for the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) examination as administered by the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc., 444 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60611-3985, tel. 1-800-FOR-DANB.
 
 The medical assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).  Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL  33763, tel. 727-210-2350.
 
The program is fully approved by Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (www.mass.gov/dph/boards/rn).  Completion of the program leads to a practical nurse certificate and entitles the graduate to take the National Counsel Licensing Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN).  A practical nursing license is issued upon passing the NCLEX-PN.
 
This program is recognized by the Association of Surgical Technologists as a “PAE Elite Twenty Program 2008”. Our program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org), 25400 US Highway, 19 N., Suite 158, Clearwater, FL, 33763,  tel. 727-210-2350, Fax 727-210-2354 upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (www.arcst.org), 6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 110, Littleton, CO 80112, tel. 303-694-9262, Fax 303-741-3655.