Institute of Medical Education is licensed to operate as a private postsecondary
institution by the State of California and Vocational Education.
The Institute of Medical Education is approved and accredited by the
Western Association of
Schools and Colleges (WASC)Accrediting Commission of Schools and
The State of California
and Vocational Education
Phlebotomy Tech Level 1
by the Department of Health Services (Laboratory Field Services)
American Registry of MRI
Board of Vocational
Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
Department of Health
Services (Medical Lab Technician)
The Institute of Medical
Education is approved to accept participants from WIA, EDD, and all other
California retraining programs
“The Institute of Medical Education is currently accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) through June 30, 2016. Please note that as of October 26, 2010, WASC has voluntarily withdrew its participation from the U.S. Department of Education. This action by WASC has caused IME to lose the eligibility to participate and receive Title IV Financial Aid.”
" Dental hygiene program's accreditation by the Commission on Dental Accreditation has been withdrawn on February 02, 2012 due to the fact that IME is no longer accredited by any agencies that has US DOE recognition. WASC is IME's primary institutional accreditation agency and WASC has voluntarily pulled out their recognition from US DOE.
The Commission (CODA) is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue,Chicago, IL 60611. The commission's web address is:http://www.ada.org/100.aspx "