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Why Miller-Motte College

Why Choose MMC For Your Vocational Education?

For more than a century, Miller-Motte College has committed itself to educating students in healthcare, protective services, technology, business and skills-based careers.


Flexible Programs

We understand that our students may have part-time or full-time jobs, family obligations or other instances that make going to school during the day difficult. We offer evening and online classes to ensure that everyone has an opportunity to get the education they are passionate about.

Industry-Experienced Instructors

Practical skills are best learned from people who know the industry. We hire industry professionals who have held jobs in the areas you are looking to work in giving you the advantage of knowing how to best apply your education to the workplace.


Affordable Education*

Miller-Motte has a designated financial aid team and student loans center to help you know your options when it comes to paying your tuition. Whether you need help applying for a scholarship or filling out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid, we can help.


Career Assistance

We understand that getting your education is only part of the solution when it comes to finding your dream career. Our career services team helps you gain the vital skills you need when entering the job market. From mock interviews to helping with your resume, we are here to help you succeed.

*Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

An Accredited Education

We always aim to provide high quality education for vocational and skills-based careers. Miller-Motte College maintains accreditation and licensure within each operating state.


Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)

2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 302

Arlington, VA 22201

(703) 247-4212

(Branch of Miller-Motte College Chattanooga, TN Campus)

State Approvals & Licenses

Georgia: Augusta, Columbus, Macon

Authorized by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission.

North Carolina: Fayetteville, Jacksonville, Raleigh, Wilmington

Miller-Motte College is licensed by the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges. The North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges is not an accrediting agency.

The College is approved by the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina to confer associate of applied science degrees.

The Miller-Motte College in Wilmington is approved by the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina to offer bachelor of science degrees in Business Administration and Allied Health Management.

Oklahoma: Tulsa

Miller-Motte College is licensed by the Oklahoma Board of Private Vocational Schools (OBPVS) 3700 N Classen Blvd., Suite 250, Oklahoma City, OK 73118, 405-528-370, Miller-Motte College is authorized to operate as a degree granting institution in Oklahoma by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, OK 73101.

Miller-Motte College offers an Associate of Occupational Science in Practical Nursing program approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing located at 2501 N Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73105,

South Carolina: Charleston, Conway

Miller-Motte College is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education: 1122 Lady Street, Suite 300, Columbia, SC 29201, (803) 737-2260. Licensure indicates that minimum standards have been met; it is not an endorsement or guarantee of quality.

Tennessee: Chattanooga

Miller-Motte College is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. This authorization is renewed each year and is based on an evaluation by minimum standards concerning quality of education, ethical business practices, health and safety, and fiscal responsibility. The Chattanooga Campus offers the associate of applied science degree under authority granted by the State of Tennessee through the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.

Student Complaints

North Carolina

The Licensure Division of the UNC System Office serves as the state entity to receive complaints concerning post-secondary institutions that are authorized to operate in North Carolina. If students are unable to resolve a complaint through the institution’s grievance procedures, they can review the Student Complaint Policy, print out and complete the Student Complaint Form, and submit the complaint to:

North Carolina Post-Secondary Education Complaints

c/o Student Complaints

University of North Carolina System Office

910 Raleigh Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2688

For more information, send an email to: [email protected].

Programmatic Accreditation

North Carolina:  Wilmington

The Dental Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation ( The Commission 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 60611-2678. The Commission’s web address is

Tennessee: Chattanooga

The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Committee on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC-STSA). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, 727-210-2350,

Our History

Miller-Motte College started with one campus in 1916 in the city of Wilmington, NC. Founded by Judge Leon Motte, the school began as a training center for courtroom stenographers. Eventually in the late 1980s, Miller-Motte expanded into Tennessee and began to evolve. Miller-Motte now includes 11 campuses spread across five different states: North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Georgia. Miller-Motte is a part of Ancora Education.

In January 2018, STVT-AAI Education Inc. dba Ancora Education acquired Miller-Motte College in Fayetteville, NC, Jacksonville, NC, Raleigh, NC, Wilmington, NC, Augusta, GA, Columbus, GA, Macon, GA, Charleston, SC, Conway, SC, and Chattanooga, TN. As part of the acquisition the schools became accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), as branch campuses of Platt College in Tulsa, OK. In 2021, the main campus was re-designated to Miller-Motte Chattanooga.

We are one of the leaders in education with campuses and facilities to match the high-tech and fast-paced nature of the job market. We continue to dedicate our efforts to helping people gain quality education and launch successful careers.

Our Mission

At Miller-Motte, our mission is to inspire and motivate students to empower themselves through training and education.

Take the First Step Toward Your Next Career

We’re ready to help you get an education for the future you want. If you are ready to take the next step on your new journey in vocational or skills-based education, Miller-Motte College is ready to help.