Accreditation of Teacher Education Programs


At its meeting in September 2010, the Board of Regents voted to discontinue offering the Regents Accreditation of Teacher Education (RATE) option to teacher and school leader preparation programs. The report on this action is available at

All registered teacher and school leader preparation programs must be continuously accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). For more information about that accreditation process, please access the CAEP Web site.

Last Updated: December 9, 2014