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Accreditation Information for the College of Education

Charleston Southern University’s accreditation can be found here.

CSU is nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

In 2015, the College of Education underwent an accreditation review by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Programs. The College of Education is scheduled for its next accreditation review in the Spring of 2023 by the Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP).  

Current programs leading to licensure in South Carolina: 

Accreditation Measures

CAEP Accountability Measures

Impact Measures

Measure 1: Completer Impact and Effectiveness – view here
Measure 2: Satisfaction of Employers and Stakeholders Involvement – view here

Outcome Measures

Measure 3: Candidate Competency at Program Completion – view here
Measure 4: Ability of Completers to be Hired in Education Positions for Which They Have Been Prepared – view here

Annual Reporting Measures 
(CAEP Components 5.4 and A.5.4) 

Impact Measures 

  1. Impact on P-12 learning and Development (Component 4.1) – view here
  2. Indicators of teaching effectiveness (Component 4.2) – view here 
  3. Satisfaction of employers and employment milestones (Component 4.3 and A.4.1) – view here 
  4. Satisfaction of completers (Component 4.4 and A.4.2) – view here 

Outcome Measures 

  1. Graduation Rates (initial & advanced levels) – view here 
  2. Ability of completes to meet licensing (certification) and any additional state requirements; Title II (initial and advanced levels) – view here 
  3. Ability of completers to be hired in education positions for which they have prepared (initial and advanced levels) – view here 
  4. Student Loan default rates and other consumer information (initial and advanced levels) – view here 

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Lightsey Chapel 3:00 pm-5:00 pm