Accreditation


Accredited Programs, Accrediting Agencies, and Review Cycles
ProgramAccrediting AgencyStatusYear of Last ReviewAccreditation PeriodYear of Next Review
Counseling PsychologyAmerican Psychological Association (APA)full20146 years2022
School PsychologyNational Association of School Psychologists (NASP)full20185 years2023
Teacher EducationCouncil for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)full20217 years2028
Teacher EducationKansas State Board of Education (KSDE)full20197 years2026

Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE)

The University of Kansas School of Education and Human Sciences educator preparation programs are accredited by the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE).


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Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

The University of Kansas School of Education and Human Sciences educator preparation programs are accredited under the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) standards, for a period of 7 years, from Fall, 2021 to Fall, 2028.

  • Art
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Early Childhood Unified
  • Earth & Space Sciences
  • Elementary Education
  • Elementary Education Unified
  • English Language (Secondary)
  • Foreign Language
  • History & Government (Secondary)
  • Mathematics (Middle and Secondary)
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • General Science (Middle)
  • Unified Early Childhood
  • Building Leadership
  • District Leadership
  • High Incidence Disability
  • Low Incidence Disability
  • Reading Specialist
  • School Psychologist
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

CAEP Accountability Measures

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Measure 2: Satisfaction of Employers and Stakeholder Involvement (Initial and Advanced Licensure Programs)

Measures 3: Candidate Competency at Program Completion (Initial and Advanced Licensure Programs)

Measure 4: Ability of Completers to be Hired in Education Positions (Initial and Advanced Licensure Programs)

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American Psychological Association (APA)

The University of Kansas School of Education and Human Sciences Ph.D. programs in counseling psychology and school psychology are accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).
750 First Street, NE
Washington , District of Columbia 20002-4242

National Association of School Psychologists

The University of Kansas School of Education and Human Sciences Ed.S. and Ph.D. programs in school psychology are approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), NCATE/CAEP, and Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE).
4340 East West Highway, Suite 402
Bethesda , Maryland 20814

Master’s in Psychology & Counseling Accreditation Council

The University of Kansas School of Education’s master’s degree in counseling psychology is accredited by the Masters in Psychology & Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) for the period of July 2017 through July 2027.
595 New Loudon Road #265
Latham , New York 12110