College of Education & Human Services Accreditation
The Minnesota State University Moorhead College of Education & Human Services programs are fully accredited providing graduates with skills and training needed to be a professional in their field. If you want to view the accreditation reporting, check out each department accreditation page.
The Master’s of Science (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology (residential) at Minnesota State University Moorhead is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. If you have a complaint about how your graduate program is complying with ASHA standards, write out your concern, sign and send it to this address above.
Minnesota State University Moorhead meets rigorous national standards for educator preparation set by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) as a five-year teacher education institution offering the degrees of Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Education Specialist. Questions on accreditation contact: Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, 1140 19th St NW Ste 400, Washington, DC 20036-6610, Phone: 202.223.0077
Minnesota State University Moorhead is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education to offer a Bachelor of Social Work degree.
Minnesota State University Moorhead is certified to educate police officers in the State of Minnesota by the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training.
Minnesota State University Moorhead's Education Leadership programs are approved by the Minnesota Board of School Administrators (BOSA).
Minnesota State University Moorhead's teacher licensure/endorsement programs are approved by the Minnesota Board of Teaching.
The MSUM Early Childhood Center has been accredited under the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) new accreditation standards since June 2008. We strive to education children under this high mark of excellence. NAEYC Accreditation of Programs for Young Children is the mark of quality in early childhood education, with thousands of programs currently accredited nationwide.
Recognized by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and U.S. Department of Education (USDE).
*The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) merged with CAEP in September 2014. The NCATE- and TEAC- accredited EPPs are CAEP-eligible until such time as the CAEP accreditation review process is completed.
The School of Teaching & Learning at Minnesota State University Moorhead is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). This accreditation covers all programs at the initial baccalaureate or postbaccalaureate levels, and the advanced teacher education post-baccalaureate levels for (1) the continuing education of teachers who have previously completed initial preparation or (2) the preparation of other professional school personnel.
Minnesota State University Moorhead has been approved by the State of Minnesota to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.
The College of Education and Human Services is comprised of collaborative, community minded professionals who provide rigorous, best practices education to prepare students to meet the social, education, leadership, health and human service needs of our world.