State Authorization is a legal issue dealing with a college’s adherence to state requirements for colleges to secure authorization to offer instruction in that state. Compliance with individual state requirements is now part of the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008, Amended 2010.
Roanoke-Chowan Community College is authorized to offer distance learning courses to students throughout the country through participation in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity initiative.
The Student Grievance Contact Information for Individual States provides phone numbers, emails and/or links to state education agencies.
Professional Licensing Board Disclaimer and Contacts (License/Licensure Information)- Students should contact the College to discuss enrollment and professional licensure options.
Dr. LaTonya M. Nixon
Dean of Student Services
Deborah “Dee-Dee” Dickinson
Dean of Academic Affairs/SACSCOC Liaison/CAO
If a complaint cannot be resolved through the institution’s grievance procedures, students may file a complaint with the North Carolina Post-Secondary Education Complaints unit. Please review the Student Complaint Policy (PDF), print and complete the Student Complaint Form (PDF) and submit the complaint to:
c/o Student Complaints
University of North Carolina System Office
910 Raleigh Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2688
Roanoke-Chowan Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033
Terrence R. Scarborough, M.P.A.
Director of SARA North Carolina
North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 14103
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
(855) SARA-1-NC (727-2162)
(919) 549-8614, ext.4667