Accreditation

Lamar Institute of Technology is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Lamar Institute of Technology may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

The accreditation for LIT includes all of it's off-campus instructional site locations and the distance learning option that several programs utilize for instruction. Accreditation by SACSCOC refers to the quality of the institution as a whole and does not imply specific accreditation to any particular program. Specific program accreditations are listed below.

Major Major Code CIP Code
Business AAB 52.0201
General Studies ARTS 24.0101
Teaching AAT1 13.1206
Major Major Code CIP Code
Biological Science ASBS 26.0101
Criminal Justice ASCJ 43.0107
Engineering ASE 14.0101
Health Science ASHS 51.0000
Major Major Code CIP Code
Accounting Technology ACT 52.0302
Advanced Engine DMT 47.0605
Analyzer Technology ANLZ 15.0404
Child Care and Development CCDA 19.0709
Commercial Electrical Technology ELPT 46.0301
Computer Drafting Technology CDT 15.1301
Computer Information Systems CIS 52.0201
Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Technician CJSI 43.0107
Criminal Justice - Security Threat Groups CJST 43.0107
Cyber Security and Networking Technology CSNT 11.0501
Data Analytics DATA 11.0301
Dental Hygiene DH 51.0602
Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography DCSO 51.0910
Diagnostic Medical Sonography DMSO 51.0910
Emergency Management and Homeland Security HESY 44.0401
Graphic Design GDTA 50.0409
Health Information Technology HIT 51.0707
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning HVAC 15.0501
Industrial Mechanics Technology IMT 47.0303
Instrumentation Technology INST 15.0404
Logistics and Supply Chain Management LSCM 52.0203
Management and Entrepreneurship MAEA 52.0201
Mechatronics MECH 15.0403
Occupational Health and Safety OSHA 15.0701
Paramedic EMS 51.0904
Process Operating Technology PT 41.0301
Radiologic Technology RA 51.0911
Real Estate RES 52.1501
Respiratory Care RSCA 51.0908
Welding Technology WLDT 48.0508
Major Major Code CIP Code
General Studies ACCC 24.0101
Major Major Code CIP Code
Child Care Administrator CCDB 19.0709
Commercial Electrical Technology CETC 46.0301
Emergency Medical Services Paramedic EMSP 51.0904
Medical Coding Specialist HICC 51.0701
Pipe Welding WLDP 48.0508
Major Major Code CIP Code
Accounting Technology ACTC 52.0302
Advanced Engine - Diesel DMC 47.0605
Air Conditioning RAC1 15.0501
Analyzer Technology ANLC 15.0404
Automotive Collision Repair AUCO 47.0603
Basic Fire Academy Certificate FTC 43.0203
Basic Peace Officer Certification LEPA 43.0107
Child Development Associate CDAC 19.0709
Cosmetology Operator COSM 12.0401
Crime Scene Technician CCST 43.0107
Criminal Justice Security Threat Groups CJSC 43.0107
Culinary Arts CULA 12.0508
Cyber Defense and Support Technology CDST 11.0501
Data Analytics DATC 11.0301
Electrical Technology ELPC 46.0301
Electronic Instrumentation ISTC 15.0404
Emergency Management and Homeland Security HEMC 44.0401
Emergency Medical Technician EMSB 51.0904
Environmental Technology OSHT 15.0701
Game Design Development GDDC 11.0101
Graphic Design GRDC 50.0409
Health Informatics HITC 51.0707
Industrial Mechanics Technology IMTC 47.0303
Logistics Management LMGT 52.0203
Management and Entrepreneurship MAEC 52.0201
Occupational Safety and Health OSHB 15.0701
Pharmacy Technician PHRA 51.0805
Plumbing Technology PFPB 46.0503
Process Operations PTC 41.0301
Real Estate RESC 52.1501
Residential HVAC Installation Certificate HSAC 15.0501
SMAW Welding WLDG 48.0508
Structural Welding WLDQ 48.0508
SWIFT Programming SWFT 11.0101
Utility Line Technology ULTC 46.0303
Major Major Code CIP Code
  • The Lamar Institute of Technology Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation.
  • The Respiratory Therapy Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
  • The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Programs are accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs.
  • The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by The Joint Review Committee for Education in Radiologic Technology.
  • The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management accredits the Health Information Technology Program.
  • The Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions.