The CAEP Accreditation Council is the accrediting body of CAEP. It determines the accreditation status of educator preparation providers (EPPs) and appoints volunteers to serve in roles related to the accreditation process. At the fall 2018 meeting, on October 22, 2018, the following actions were taken. 

EPP Name State Initial-Licensure Level Decisions Advanced - Level Decisions
Ohio Valley University School of Education* WV Accreditation  
Sacred Heart University - Isabelle Farrington College of Education* CT Accreditation  
Ball State University-Teachers College IN Accreditation  
Bethune-Cookman University-School of Education FL Accreditation  
Black Hills State University-School of Education South Dakota Accreditation  
Boston College-Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch School of Education Massachusetts Accreditation  
Capella University-Professional Education Unit Minnesota Accreditation  
Concordia College-Department of Education New York Accreditation  
Creighton University-Education Department Nebraska Accreditation  
Eastern Illinois University-College of Education and Professional Studies Illinois Accreditation  
Hampton University-School of Liberal Arts and Education Virginia Accreditation  
Hastings College-Education Department Nebraska Accreditation  
Henderson State University-Teachers College Arkansas Accreditation  
Lindsey Wilson College-Education Division Kentucky Accreditation  
Louisiana State University at Alexandria-Department of Education Louisiana Accreditation  
Manhattanville College-School of Education New York Accreditation  
MidAmerica Nazarene University-School of Education Kansas Accreditation  
Midwestern State University-West College of Education Texas Accreditation  
Missouri Baptist University-Education Division Missouri Accreditation  
Mount Saint Mary College-Division of Education New York Accreditation  
Northern Kentucky University-College of Education and Human Services Kentucky Accreditation  
Notre Dame College-Division of Professional Education Ohio Accreditation  
Oklahoma Baptist University-Division of Teacher Education Oklahoma Accreditation  
Southern Arkansas University-College of Education Arkansas Accreditation  
Southern Nazarene University-School of Education Oklahoma Accreditation  
Southwestern College-Education Department* Kansas Accreditation  
Tennessee Technological University-College of Education Tennessee Accreditation  
Trine University-Franks School of Education Indiana Accreditation  
Universidad de Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus-School of Education Puerto Rico Accreditation  
University of Alaska Fairbanks-UAF School of Education Alaska Accreditation  
University of Bridgeport -Education Department Connecticut Accreditation  
University of Missouri – Kansas City-School of Education Missouri Accreditation  
University of Nebraska at Kearney-College of Education Nebraska Accreditation  
University of Nebraska Lincoln-College of Education and Human Services Nebraska Accreditation  
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill-School of Education North Carolina Accreditation  
University of Saint Joseph-School of Education Connecticut Accreditation  
University of South Carolina Upstate-School of Education South Carolina Accreditation  
Washburn University-Department of Education Kansas Accreditation  
Western Governors University-Teachers College Utah Accreditation  
Western Kentucky University-College of Education and Behavioral Sciences Kentucky Accreditation  
Appalachian Bible College – Elementary Education WV Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Baldwin Wallace University – Education Department OH Accreditation with Stipulations granted [Standard 2 (Clinical Partnerships and Practice) Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Davis & Elkins College – Division of Education and Counseling WV Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 1 (Content and Pedagogical Knowledge)]  
John Brown University - Department of Teacher Education AR Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Louisiana Tech University - College of Education LA Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
North Greenville University - Education Division SC Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Wilmington College - Department of Education OH Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Roosevelt University - College of Education IL Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 4 (Program Impact)]  
University of Utah - College of Education UT Accreditation with Stipulations [Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Spring Arbor University - School of Education MI Probationary Accreditation [Met standard with Stipulation - Standard 3 (Candidate Quality, Recruitment, and Selectivity) Unmet standard with stipulations: Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)]  
Five Towns College - Education Divison NY NCATE Accreditation: Continuing Accreditation after a Full or Focused Visit  
The College of Saint Rose - The Lally School of Education NY NCATE Accreditation: Continuing Accreditation after a Full or Focused Visit
 
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke - School of Education NC NCATE Accreditation: Continuing Accreditation after a Full or Focused Visit
 
University of Nevada, Reno - College of Education NV NCATE Accreditation: Continuing Accreditation after a Full or Focused Visit
 
Wittenberg University - Education Department OH NCATE Accreditation: Continuing Accreditation after a Full or Focused Visit
 

Accreditation Status Information

Educator preparation providers earn accreditation by demonstrating evidence of meeting high standards. See below for information about the criteria against which providers are reviewed and available accreditation statuses and decisions.

CAEP Accreditation

NCATE Accreditation

TEAC Accreditation

Decision Process

Twice yearly, the CAEP Accreditation Council convenes to review and make accreditation decisions through a three-step process.