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SUNY GCC - Genesee Community College

All academic programs offered by Genesee Community College have been approved by the State University of New York and registered with:

New York State Board of Regents
New York State Department of Education
Room 110EB
Albany, NY 12234
(518) 474-5889

The State University of New York has authorized the College to award the degrees of associate in arts, associate in science, associate in applied science, and specified certificates.

Genesee Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267-284-5000) ( The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). View Genesee Community College’s Statement of Accreditation Status (SAS).

Genesee Community College’s accreditation status is “Accreditation Reaffirmed”.

  • Accreditation was first Granted in 1971
  • Accreditation was last Reaffirmed in 2017
  • Genesee Community College’s Next Mid-Point Peer Review is 2022
  • Genesee Community College’s Next Self-Study Evaluation is 2025-2026

The College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges.

Several academic programs of the College also are individually accredited by other agencies.