UK College of Education


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
EPSB-150 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
APA-logo Counseling Psychology (Ph.D. Program) American Psychological Association (APA) November 3, 1983 2012 2015 Accredited
APA-logo School Psychology (Ph.D. Program) American Psychological Association (APA) February 18, 1986 June 2010 2014 Accredited, on Probation
NASP-logo School Psychology (Specialist Level) National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) 1989 Fall 2009 Fall 2014 NASP Approved with Conditions
CORE-logo 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.