Accreditation | Generations Is An Accreditatied Chicago College
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Generations College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The HLC is a nongovernmental organization which evaluates universities and colleges in the United States. In order to receive accreditation, colleges must undergo assessment and meet the standards of the HLC.

College Approvals

  • Generations College is approved as an independent, not-for- profit institution by the Department of Education, State of Illinois, and is authorized to grant associate degrees.
  • Generations College is listed in the Education Directory, Colleges and Universities, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, U.S. Department of Education.
  • Generations College is an approved institution for the Illinois Student Assistant Commission (ISAC) Monetary Grant Awards.
  • The Department of Justice approves the College for the education of students from foreign countries.
  • Generations College is approved for Veterans Benefits.
  • Generations College is approved as a Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) and a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) with the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Generations College’s Court Reporting Program is approved by the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA).
  • Generations College’s Paralegal Program is approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). 

Institutional Memberships

  • American Association for Paralegal Education
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • Illinois Articulation Initiative
  • Illinois Association of College Admission Counselors
  • Illinois Court Reporters Association
  • Illinois Paralegal Association
  • Metropolitan Library System
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • National Court Reporting Association
  • National Junior College Athletic Association
  • Association of American Colleges & Universities
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • Illinois Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators