College of Education - Accreditation
Rowan University's teacher education program, one of the largest and most comprehensive in New Jersey and in the nation, has been accredited since 1956. Click Here for more information about the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
Last site visit: October 2015
Next site visit: Spring 2021
In addition, College of Education programs have received National Recognition from the following professional organizations:
ACTFL -American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
CEC - Council for Exceptional Children
ELCC - Educational Leadership Constituent Council
IRA - International Reading Association
NAEYC - National Association for the Education of Young Children
NASP - National Association of School Psychologists
NASPE - National Association for Sport and Physical Education
NCSS - National Council for the Social Studies
NCTE - National Council of Teachers of English
NCTM - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
NSTA - National Science Teachers Association
TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
In addition, the M.A. in Counseling in Educational Settings program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
The B.S. in Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
The New Jersey State Department of Education also approves Rowan's programs.