School of Education Accreditation

Concordia University Ann Arbor's School of Education is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) which has merged and is now known as the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Concordia was reviewed in 2015 under the NCATE Standards and the following programs were reviewed: Elementary (Majors: Integrated Science, Language Arts, Mathematics, and Social Studies. Minors: Early Childhood, History, Integrated Science, Language Arts, Mathematics, Physical Education, and Social Studies), Secondary (Majors: Biology, English, Integrated Science, Mathematics, Physical Education, and Social Studies. Minors: Biology, Chemistry, English, History, Mathematics, and Physical Education), Master of Science in Educational Leadership (MSEL), and Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction (MSCI).

2020-21 CAEP Accountability Measures - Initial Programs
2020-21 CAEP Accountability Measures - Advanced Programs

In addition to the NCATE (CAEP) accreditation, the School of Education is recognized by the State of Michigan to offer the following programs:
  • Biology- Secondary (Minor, Endorsement)
  • Chemistry- Secondary (Minor)
  • Early Childhood Pk-General And Special Education- Elementary (Minor, Endorsement)
  • Elementary & Secondary Admin K-12- School Administrator
  • English- Secondary (Major, Minor)
  • English As A Second Language- K12 (Minor, Endorsement)
  • History- Secondary (Minor, Endorsement)
  • Integrated Science - Elementary (Group Major, Group Minor) and Secondary (Comprehensive Group Major)
  • Language Arts- Elementary (Group Major, Group Minor, Endorsement)
  • Learning Disabilities- K12 (Major, Endorsement)
  • Mathematics- Elementary (Major, Minor) and Secondary (Major, Minor)
  • Music Education- K12 (Comprehensive Group Major)
  • Physical Education- Elementary (Major, Minor) and Secondary (Major, Minor)
  • Social Studies- Elementary (Group Major, Endorsement) and Secondary (Comprehensive Group Major, Endorsement)
  • Spanish- Elementary (Minor, Endorsement) and Secondary (Minor, Endorsement)