Statement of Accreditation Status

Delaware Technical Community College

  • CEO: Dr. Mark Brainard, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Judith Sciple
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Anne Wahl, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant » Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential
  • Control: Public
  • Former Name(s): Delaware Technical & Community College Terry Campus (4/16/2013)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1978
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2022
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2029-2030

Contact Information

Charles L. Terry, Jr. Campus 100 Campus Drive
Dover, DE 19904

(302) 857-1000

www.dtcc.edu

  • December 19, 2022
    To rescind the Commission action of November 17, 2022, because of an error in the action. To accept the supplemental information report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2029-2030.
  • November 17, 2022
    To note that the Commission Liaison Guidance Visit occurred on August 30, 2022. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2029-2030.
  • August 18, 2022
    Staff acted on behalf of the Commission to request a supplemental information report, due September 1, 2022, addressing the recent action taken by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) and providing additional information on Requirement of Affiliation 6; Standard III (Design and Delivery of the Student Learning Experience); Standard IV (Support of the Student Experience); and Standard V (Educational Effectiveness Assessment).
  • June 23, 2022
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To note that the institution hosted a virtual site visit in lieu of an on-site visit in accordance with the United States Department of Education (USDE) guidelines published March 17, 2020. To reaffirm accreditation. To note that a verification visit is required by USDE guidelines and will be conducted within a reasonable period of time following the virtual site visit. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2029-2030.
  • January 4, 2022
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the second Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (BSE) program, within the scope of the institution's accreditation. To require written evidence of approvals from all necessary licensing, regulatory, or other legal entities as necessary. To note that the Commission may rescind this action if the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2021-2022.
  • March 14, 2019
    To note that the Mid-Point Peer Review has been conducted and no further evidence is required at this time. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2021-2022.
  • June 27, 2016
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the first Bachelor's degree, Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program, within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The date for the next accreditation review will be determined by the Commission when it revises the accreditation cycle.
  • March 6, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the complex substantive change request and to approve the accreditation of Delaware Technical Community College as a single institution with four campuses, effective July 1, 2015. The main campus is the Delaware Technical Community College, Charles L. Terry, Jr. Campus, 100 Campus Drive, Dover, DE 19904; the other three campuses are branch campuses at (1) Jack F. Owens Campus, 21179 College Drive, Georgetown, DE 19947; (2) Stanton Campus, 400 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, Delaware 19713; and (3) Wilmington Campus, 333 N. Shipley Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2018.
  • June 27, 2013
    To reaffirm accreditation. To commend the institution for the quality of the self study process. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2018.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Postsecondary award (< 1 year) Included within the scope
  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Branch Campus
    Jack F. Owens Campus
    Jack F. Owens Campus 2179 College Drive
    Georgetown, DE 19947
    Opened: 07/01/2015
  • Branch Campus
    Orlando J. George, Jr. Campus
    300 N. Orange Street
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Opened: 07/01/2015
  • Branch Campus
    Stanton Campus
    400 Stanton-Christiana Road
    Newark, DE 19713
    Opened: 07/01/2015
  • Additional Location
    21499 Rudder Lane
    21499 Rudder Lane
    Georgetown, DE 19947
    Opened: 08/30/2011
  • Additional Location
    Nanticoke Avenue off County Road 431
    Nanticoke Avenue off County Road 431
    Georgetown, DE 19947
    Opened: 08/30/2011
  • Other Instructional Site
    Appoquinimink High School
    1080 Bunker Hill Road
    Middletown, DE 19709
  • Other Instructional Site
    Brandywine High School
    1400 Foulk Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
  • Other Instructional Site
    Cab Calloway School of Arts
    100 N. Dupont Road
    Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Other Instructional Site
    Caesar Rodney School District
    239 Old North Road
    Camden-Wyoming, DE 19934
  • Other Instructional Site
    Cape Henlopen High School
    1250 Kings Highway
    Lewes, DE 19958
  • Other Instructional Site
    Charter School of Wilmington
    100 N. DuPont Road
    Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Other Instructional Site
    ChristianaCare
    4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
    Newark, DE 19718
  • Other Instructional Site
    ChristianaCare Institute for Learning, Leadership & Development
    Riverside Medical Arts Complex, 700 W. Lea Blvd, Suite 101
    Wilmington, DE 19802
  • Other Instructional Site
    Concord High School
    2501 Ebright Road
    Wilmington, DE 19810
  • Other Instructional Site
    Delaware Military Academy
    112 Middleboro Road
    Wilmington, DE 19804
  • Other Instructional Site
    Delcastle Technical High School
    1417 Newport Road
    Wilmington, DE 19804
  • Other Instructional Site
    Discover Bank
    12 Reads Way
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • Other Instructional Site
    Dover Air Force Base
    442 13th Street
    Dover, DE 19902
  • Other Instructional Site
    Dover High School
    1 Dover High Drive
    Dover, DE 19904
  • Other Instructional Site
    HC Conrad Schools of Science
    201 Jackson Avenue
    Wilmington, DE 19804
  • Other Instructional Site
    Hodgson Vocational Technical High School
    2575 Glasgow Avenue
    Newark, DE 19702
  • Other Instructional Site
    Howard High School of Technology
    401 E 12st Street
    Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Other Instructional Site
    Indian River High School
    29772 Armory Road
    Dagsboro, DE 19939
  • Other Instructional Site
    Innovation and Technology Center
    97 Parkway Circle
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • Other Instructional Site
    Innovation and Technology Partnership Center
    307 Laws Street
    Bridgeville, DE 19933
  • Other Instructional Site
    Lake Forest School District
    5407 Killens Pond Rd.
    Felton, DE 19943
  • Other Instructional Site
    Las Americas ASPIRA Academy
    750 Otts Chapel Road
    Newark, DE 19713
  • Other Instructional Site
    Laurel High School
    1160 S. Central Ave.
    Laurel, DE 19956
  • Other Instructional Site
    Middletown High School
    120 Silver Lake Road
    Middletown, DE 19709
  • Other Instructional Site
    Milford High School
    1019 North Walnut Street
    Millford, DE 19963
  • Other Instructional Site
    Mt. Pleasant High School
    5201 Washington Street Extension
    Wilmington, DE 19809
  • Other Instructional Site
    Odyssey Charter School
    4319 Lancaster Pike
    Wilmington, DE 19805
  • Other Instructional Site
    Polytech School District
    823 Walnut Shade Rd.
    Woodside, DE 19980
  • Other Instructional Site
    Seaford High School
    399 N. Market Street
    Seaford, DE 19973
  • Other Instructional Site
    Smyrna High School
    500 Duck Creek Parkway
    Smyrna, DE 19977
  • Other Instructional Site
    St. Georges Technical School
    555 Hyett's Corner Road
    Middletown, DE 19709
  • Other Instructional Site
    Sussex Central High School
    26026 Patriots Way
    Georgetown, DE 19947
  • Other Instructional Site
    Sussex Technical High School
    17099 County Seat Highway
    Georgetown, DE 19947
  • Other Instructional Site
    Thomas McKean High School
    301 McKennan's Church Road
    Wilmington, DE 19808
  • Other Instructional Site
    William Penn High School
    713 E. Basin Road
    New Castle, DE 19720
  • Other Instructional Site
    Woodbridge High School
    14712 Woodbridge Rd.
    Greenwood, DE 19950

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