Pinnacle Career Institute

Pinnacle Career Institute's Accreditations & Affiliates

Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education. 

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Students with complaints relating to Title IV eligibility and/or administration, or the quality of education received at Pinnacle Career Institute can submit that complaint to Pinnacle Career Institute, Attention Rebecca Clothier (consumerinfo@pcitraining.edu), and/or any of the following agencies:

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC):  http://www.accsc.org/Student-Corner/Complaints.aspx 

USDOE’s Student Complaint website:  http://www2.ed.gov/about/contacts/gen/index.html?src=ft

Pinnacle Career Institute is regulated by the Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education (CBHE).  State of Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education:  205 Jefferson Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101; telephone (573) 751-2361.  The complete CBHE Policy on Complaint Resolution may be found on page 89 of the current Pinnacle Career Institute catalog which outlines the steps to file a complaint.

State of Missouri Attorney General Consumer Protection Division:  Consumer Protection hotline – (800) 392-8222 or consumer.help@ago.mo.gov

Pinnacle Career Institute is granted Proprietary School Certification by the Missouri Department of Higher Education. www.dhe.mo.gov

Pinnacle Career Institute is approved by the VA to participate in a variety of federally funded education programs. Information for these programs can be found at: http://dhe.mo.gov/ppc/veteransed.php

Pinnacle Career Institute works with the Workforce Investment Act through the Missouri Division of Workforce Development.

Pinnacle Career Institute - North Kansas City

Pinnacle Career Institute - North Kansas City is recognized by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) as a satellite location of Pinnacle Career Institute - http://www.accsc.org/  The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education

National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements

Pinnacle Career Institute has been approved by Missouri to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.

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