State Authorization

State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

State Authorization:

Northeastern Junior College is currently working cooperatively with higher education authorities in all states and other U.S. jurisdictions to ensure compliance with state authorization requirements that govern the offering of courses in those states, including complaint processes. Northeastern Junior College will continue to monitor developments in the jurisdictions in which it enrolls students, and, if authorization or licensure is or becomes necessary, it will obtain approvals or provide notice here of the jurisdictions in which it is not authorized to offer courses or programs. Northeastern Junior College is a participating SARA institution, and more information on the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) can be found on their website at https://nc-sara.org/.

Currently, Northeastern Junior College has approval to offer courses in the following states:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Northeastern Junior College is currently NOT authorized to offer courses in the following states:
California, Massachusetts

If you are not an on-campus student at Northeastern Junior College and plan to enroll in distance classes, please check the information provided above to verify that your state has either authorized or exempted our college to offer such classes or programs to you as a resident of that state.

If you reside in an "unauthorized" state and plan to take distance education classes, please note that we are not authorized or exempted to offer distance education classes or programs to you as a resident of an "unauthorized" state.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact Lisa Schaefer at lisa.schaefer@njc.edu.