Accreditations - Edinboro University
          Contact Info

          School of Education
          140 Butterfield Hall
          310 Scotland Road
          Edinboro, PA 16444
          Phone: (814) 732-2724

          Dr. Erinn Lake
          Dean: School of Education
          Executive Director:
          School of Graduate Studies and Research
          Office: 145 Butterfield Hall
          Phone: (814) 732-2724


          The School of Education at Edinboro University is proudly accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and meets standards for three other accreditation bodies, ensuring the excellence of an Edinboro University education degree.

          Accreditation at Edinboro University means that its programs are authorized and approved by the national organizations listed below. Edinboro meets the teaching standards set by these organizations to completely prepare its students for their own successful careers. Our students’ continued success stems from the insightful, hands-on training they get from these excellent accredited programs. 

          EU’s School of Education is nationally accredited through:

          National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

          Undergraduate Programs:

          • Early Childhood Education
          • Elementary Education
          • Health and Physical Education
          • Secondary Education
            • Biology
            • Chemistry
            • English/Language Arts
            • General Science
            • Mathematics
            • Physics
            • Social Studies
          • Special Education

          Master’s Programs:

          • Counseling
          • Educational Leadership
          • Educational Psychology
          • Elementary Education
          • Middle and Secondary School Instruction
          • Reading
          • Special Education

          Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Program (CACREP)

          National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

          EU’s School of Education is also nationally recognized by:

          Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)

          Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

          International Literacy Association (ILA)

          National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

          National Council for Social Studies (NCSS)

          Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)

          National Educational Leadership Preparation (NELP)

          National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) - Post Baccalaureate