Accreditation Through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

The University Of Mississippi School Of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) through 2029. Accreditation is granted at the initial-licensure level and the advanced level. This accreditation certifies that the University of Mississippi adheres to CAEP’s Accreditation Standards – rigorous, nationally recognized standards developed to ensure excellence in educator preparation programs. Find more information about our accreditation status on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) website.

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The following programs are included in the current accreditation cycle:

Initial Level Program Name & Degree
Elementary EducationBaccalaureate
English EducationBaccalaureate
M.A. in TeachingMaster's
Mathematics EducationBaccalaureate
Science EducationBaccalaureate
Social Studies EducationBaccalaureate
Special EducationBaccalaureate
Advanced Level Program Name & Degree
Ed.S. in Educational LeadershipSpecialist or C.A.S.
Educational Leadership (Building)Master's

Additional Accreditations

The School also holds accreditation with three specialized associations: