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Accreditation

Accreditation

Accreditation by state, national and professional organizations is a part of on-going quality assurance efforts in the College of Education and the university. It is a public statement of an institution's continuing capacity to provide effective programs and services.

University

The University of South Florida is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (External Link) to award degrees at the baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral levels, including the Doctor of Medicine.

College of Education

The College of Education is accredited by NCATE* (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (External Link)).

Accredited Programs

The School Psychology Program in the Department of Psychological and Social Foundations is accredited by the American Psychological Association Committee on Accreditation (External Link), and is recognized by the National Association of School Psychologists (External Link).

The Counselor Education Program in the Department of Psychological and Social Foundations is accredited by the CACREP Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (External Link).

Approved Programs

Approved Teacher Education Programs (PDF): Educator Preparation Programs in the College of Education are approved by the FLDOE Florida State Department of Education (External Link).

Annual Reports

*In 2013, NCATE became "CAEP" - the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation