Public Notice of Warning

A list of DETC-accredited schools on Warning is made public in accordance with Section X (D)(2), Rules of Process and Procedure, Standards of Accreditation.

In cases where the Commission has reason to believe that an DETC-accredited institution is not in compliance with accreditation standards and other requirements, the Commission may, at its discretion, issue a Warning to the school.

  • A school subject to a Warning will be required to demonstrate corrective action and compliance with accrediting standards.
  • The Commission may require a school to submit Commission-directed reports and receive on-site evaluation teams in conjunction with a Warning.
  • Failure to demonstrate compliance with accrediting standards or other accrediting requirements by the end of the Warning period may result in the withdrawal of the school’s accreditation.

The following DETC-accredited schools are currently on Warning: (as of June 27, 2019)

  • American College of Hairstyling – Des Moines, IA
  • Bay State School of Technology – Canton, MS
  • California Career School – Anaheim, CA
  • Caribbean Forensic & Technical College – San Juan, PR
  • Chicago Professional Center – Wheeling, IL
  • Construction Training Center – Columbia, SC
  • Delta Technical College – Ridgeland, MS
  • Educational Technical College – San Sebastian, PR
  • Fortis College – Centreville, OH
  • Instituto de Educacion Tecnica La Reine – Manati, PR
  • Mauna Loa Helicopters – Kailua Kona, HI
  • Takoda Institute of Higher Education – Minneapolis, MN
  • Western Truck School – West Sacramento, CA