San Joaquin Delta College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Novato, CA. 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. The District has two educational centers recognized by the Commission to offer 50% or more of a degree or certificate program: the Stockton Campus at 5151 Pacific Avenue, Stockton, CA 95207, and the South Campus at Mountain House, 2073 South Central Parkway, Mountain House, CA 95391.

The college's programs are accredited or approved by professional organizations and/or national and state agencies including:

  • Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing
  • California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training
  • California State Board of Registered Nursing
  • California State Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
  • California State Department of Education
  • California State University
  • National Automotive Technician's Education Foundation
  • University of California