Teacher Education Accreditation
Teacher Education programs at Kutztown University are fully accredited by the State of Pennsylvania through the Pennsylvania Department of Education. This accreditation involves a regular review and alignment with state teacher education program standards and compliance with all aspects of appropriate Pennsylvania state law and code.
Teacher Education programs at Kutztown University are nationally accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). NCATE establishes high and rigorous standards for preparation programs, holds accredited institutions accountable for meeting these standards, and requires institutions to demonstrate their teacher candidates' knowledge of the subject matter and teaching effectiveness to all students.
Please visit the NCATE website for more information.