The institution is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE), which is the successor to COEI of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS):
The above council is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and by the Council on Regional Post‑Secondary Accreditation (CORPA).
COE is also a member of the Commission on International and Trans-regional Accreditation Alliance (CITA). This alliance, composed of most of the regional accrediting agencies, offers a system of accreditation to over 30,000 public and private institutions in over one hundred countries. By virtue of the institution being accredited by COE, the institution also holds accreditation in the CITA.
In Georgia, Interactive College of Technology and Interactive Learning Systems are authorized and approved by the Nonpublic Post-secondary Education Commission. The Newport, KY (Northern KY/Cincinnati) campus is approved by the Kentucky State Board for Proprietary Education.
Interactive Learning Systems is approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges Section, Austin, Texas.
Certain programs of study in this Catalog are approved for training of eligible veterans.
The institution is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.
The institution is eligible for, and may participate in, certain federal programs of aid to education including Federal PELL Grant, Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grants (SEOG), and Federal Work Study Program.