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Assessment and Accreditation

Accredited Programs

NCATE Accredited Institution 

The teacher education program at the College of Charleston has been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) since 1999.  The current accreditation cycle is Fall 2012 - Fall 2020.  The College of Charleston’s initial and advanced teacher education programs are scheduled for accreditation review in 2020 by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

In 2010, NCATE and Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) formed as the new accrediting body, CAEP. CAEP accreditation standards were fully implemented in 2016. For more information about CAEP, please visit www.caepnet.org


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The Athletic Training program at the College of Charleston has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) since 2000.  The current accreditation cycle is 2013-2023.  For more information about CAATE, please visit www.caate.net




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