Our college embraces accreditation as a primary means of assuring the profession that we meet its highest standards.
- Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
- The Professional Education Unit at Kansas State University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE).
- The next review of the Professional Education Unit will take place in 2023 under standards by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
- The School Counseling and Counselor Education programs are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
See the CAEP Annual Reporting Measures for program impact and program outcomes
College of Education Accredited Programs
|MS||Counseling and Student Development|
|PHD||Counseling and Student Development|
|MS||Curriculum and Instruction|
|MS||Teaching English as a Second Language of Adult Learners|
|CERT||Teaching and Learning|
|MAT||Master of Arts in Teaching|
Accredited Programs from Other Colleges
(College of Agriculture)
|BS||Family and Consumer Education|
(College of Health and Human Sciences)
(College of Arts and Sciences)
*Accredited Specialty Areas in Secondary Education
|Early Childhood United|
|Foreign Language – Chinese|
|Foreign Language – French|
|Foreign Language – German|
|Foreign Language – Japanese|
|Foreign Language – Spanish|