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.

EPP Name State Initial-Licensure Level Decisions Advanced-Level Decisions
Alabama A&M University - College of Education AL Accreditation  
American Museum of Natural History NY Accreditation  
Capital University - Education Department OH Accreditation with Stipulations: Standard 3 (Candidate Quality, Recruitment, And Selectivity)  
Crowley’s Ridge College - Division of Teacher Education AR Probationary Accreditation  
Dickinson State University - College of Education, Business and Applied Sciences ND Accreditation  
Duke University - Teacher Preparation Programs NC Accreditation  
Emporia State University - The Teachers College KS Accreditation  
Fairmont State University - Teacher Education WV Accreditation Accreditation
George Mason University - Graduate School of Education VA Accreditation  
Indiana University of Pennsylvania - College of Education and Communications PA Accreditation  
James Madison University - College of Education VA Accreditation  
John Carroll University - Department of Education and School Psychology OH Accreditation  
Longwood University - College of Education & Human Services VA Accreditation  
Loyola University Chicago - School of Education IL Accreditation  
Marshall University - College of Education and Professional Development WV Accreditation Accreditation
Minnesota State University, Mankato - College of Education MN Accreditation  
Minot State University - Teacher Education Unit ND Accreditation  
Morehead State University - College of Education KY Accreditation  
Mount St. Joseph University - School of Education OH Accreditation  
New York Institute of Technology - School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education NY Accreditation Accreditation
Northeastern State University - College of Education OK Accreditation  
Northwestern State University of Louisiana - Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development LA Accreditation  
Nova Southeastern University - Fischler College of Education FL Accreditation  
Nyack College - School of Education NY Accreditation  
Ohio Wesleyan University - Education Department OH Accreditation with Stipulations: Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)  
Purdue University Fort Wayne - College of Professional Studies (School of Education) IN Accreditation Accreditation
Queens College - Division of Education NY Probationary Accreditation  
Shenandoah University - School of Education & Leadership VA Accreditation  
Southeast Missouri State University - Educator Preparation Program MO Accreditation  
Spalding University - College of Education KY Accreditation  
The Ohio State University - Educator Preparation Unit OH Accreditation  
Universidad Adventista De Las Antillas - School of Education, Humanities and Psychology PR Denial  
University of Saint Mary - Education Department KS Accreditation  
University of Sioux Falls - Frederickson School of Education SD Accreditation  
University of the District of Columbia - Department of Education DC Accreditation with Stipulations: with stakeholders on a consistent basis. Standard 3 (Candidate Quality, Recruitment, And Selectivity); Standard 5 (Provider Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement)
University of the Ozarks - Division of Education AR Accreditation  
University of Virginia - Curry School of Education VA   Accreditation
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences VA Accreditation  
Walden University - Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership MN Accreditation Accreditation
West Virginia Wesleyan College - School of Education WV Accreditation  
York College - Education Department NE Accreditation  
Coppin State University MD Continuing Accreditation after a 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.