Regional and National Accreditation
The College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). NCATE provides a national performance-based evaluation of education programs. Our College of Education is one of eight institutions in Oregon with this distinguished recognition.
The College of Education is also approved by the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) for the preparation of early childhood and elementary teachers and PreK-12 music teachers at the undergraduate and graduate levels and for the preparation of middle and high school level teachers in specific fields at the graduate level.
TSPC has also approved the School of Education for the preparation of principals, superintendents, and other administrators as well as school counselors and school psychologists.
George Fox University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).