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Southern Illinois University




The College secures accreditations to insure success for our students. Consistent accreditations prove our commitment to providing quality programs that prepare our students to meet national and state standards. We are accredited by:

Association for Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Accredited 2012-2016 in M.S. in Behavior Analysis and Therapy program

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Accredited 2014-2020 in M.S.Ed. in Educational Psychology, Program Areas: (i) School Counseling; (ii) Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling; and (iii) Clinical Mental Health Counseling Ph.D. Program Area: Counselor Education and Supervision

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology    

Accredited 2017-2025 in B.S. in Communication Disorders and Speech-Language Pathology and Sciences, M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) M.P.H. in Community Health

Accredited 2011-2025 in Master of Public Health

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Accredited 2017-2019 in M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling

Council on Social Work Education

Accredited 2010- 2019 in B.S. in Social Work and Master’s in Social Work

*National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Accredited 2012-2019 in Teacher Education Program (Initial)
Accredited 2011-2015 in Superintendent (Educational Admin)

*Council for the Accreditation of Educator 
Preparation (CAEP)

Accredited to 2015 in Superintendent
Accredited to 2020 in Early Childhood Education, English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science-Biology, Social Science-History

*CAEP and NCATE will be considered the same accreditation, however, our programs are in transition between the two accrediting bodies.  The information for review years for the initial programs is different on each of the accreditation websites. They are listed here as they are found on the websites.  Our NCATE/CAEP advanced programs are still undetermined.