Aims Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Aims received notice of reaffirmation in July 2022. The HLC voted to continue the college’s accreditation. The Statement of Accreditation Status for Aims can be found on the Higher Learning Commission website and this letter serves as the formal notification of the institution's status.
HLC accreditation assures quality by verifying that Aims Community College offers quality education and adheres to standards set forth for institutions of higher education and is engaged in continuous improvement. In addition, all institutions are required to submit data annually in the Institutional Update, undergo annual monitoring of financial and non-financial indicators, and adhere to HLC policies and practices, including the Assumed Practices and Obligations of Membership.