Accreditation, Approval & Memberships
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School of Education National Accreditation
“Educator accreditation is a seal of approval that assures quality in educator preparation. Accreditation makes sure that educator programs prepare new teachers to know their subjects, their students, and have the clinical training that allows them to enter the classroom ready to teach effectively.”1
Grace College School of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and is recognized as an approved Educator Preparation Provider by the Indiana Department of Education and The Association of Christian Schools International. In spring 2022, the School of Education will seek reaccreditation through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
School of Education Programs: National Recognition
The School of Education offers programs in elementary education, dual licensure in elementary education and special education, and has oversight of six secondary education programs. All programs are aligned to the teacher preparation standards of their corresponding specialty licensure areas and are reviewed by their affiliated Specialized Professional Associations or through a state-review process. As a result of program review, the School of Education has achieved National Recognition or National Recognition with Conditions status through the following Specialized Professional Associations.