Institutions “Nationally Recognized” by NCTE

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) has adopted the NCTE program standards for undergraduate programs for Initial Preparation of Teachers of Secondary English Language Arts. Institutions seeking CAEP accreditation submit their English education programs for review to NCTE. Listed are the current institutions whose English education programs have been reviewed and are “nationally recognized” by NCTE. To see the list of “Recognized Programs”, click here.

NCTE/CAEP Program Coordinator
Paul Yoder
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO

CAEP Contact
Stevie Chepko
Vice President, Program Review
1140 19th Street NW
Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20036

CAEP Contact

Sabata Morris
Senior Accreditation Associate, Program Review
Washington, DC

*With the July 1, 2013 de facto consolidation of NCATE and TEAC into CAEP as the new accrediting body for educator preparation, please visit for general information. For those engaged in legacy NCATE and TEAC accreditation visits, the more detailed information will remain on these respective sites for the time being. Look for the launch of the comprehensive new CAEP website this summer!