All academic programs offered by Genesee Community College have been approved by the State University of New York and registered with:

New York State Board of Regents
New York State Department of Education
Room 110EB
Albany, NY 12234
(518) 474-5889

The State University of New York has authorized the College to award the degrees of associate in arts, associate in science, associate in applied science, and specified certificates. The College itself is fully accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104–2680
(215) 662-5606

The College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges.

Several academic programs of the College also are individually accredited by other agencies.