Miami-Jacobs Career College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (“ACICS”) to award certificates, diplomas and associate degrees. The United States Department of Education ended its recognition of ACICS as an accrediting agency in December 2016 and is requiring that we and all other ACICS-accredited schools obtain accreditation from another recognized accreditor by June 12, 2018. We are actively pursuing alternative accreditation. ACICS is located at Suite 980, 750 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20002-4241 (202) 336-6780.


The College is authorized by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools to confer Associate Degrees, certificates, and diplomas.  The Ohio Registration number is 06-09-1797B

Programmatic Accreditation

The Miami-Jacobs Career College Medical Assisting programs at the Columbus campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). 

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs 
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763