UK College of Education

Accreditations (OLD)

Accreditations in the College of Education

Unit/Program Accrediting Body Original Accreditation Date of Last Visit/Review Date of Next Visit/Review Official Status
College of Education
College’s NCATE information
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) 1954 (Founding Member of NCATE) November 2007 Fall 2015 Continuing Accreditation with No Areas for Improvement
All Educator Preparation Programs at the University of Kentucky Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) Not Available November 2007 Fall 2015 All Programs Currently Approved
Counseling Psychology (Ph.D. Program) American Psychological Association (APA) November 3, 1983 2012 2015 Accredited
School Psychology (Ph.D. Program) American Psychological Association (APA) February 18, 1986 December 2014 2019 Accredited
School Psychology (Specialist Level) National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) 1989 August 2014 March 2016 NASP Approved with Conditions
Rehabilitation Counseling Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) 1979 February 2013 Spring 2021 Accredited


The official contact for accreditations within the College of Education is Dr. Rosetta Sandidge, senior associate dean for academic programs, accreditation, and planning.  She can be reached by email at or by phone at 859-218-2887.