School for Graduate Studies

Master of Arts in Teaching Accreditation

Teacher Education Accreditation Council

In addition to being accredited by the Middle States Association, the Master of Arts in Teaching also has program accreditation.

The Empire State College Master of Arts in Teaching Program, which is designed to attract high quality candidates to the field of education by providing innovative pathways to teacher certification in the state of New York, is granted Accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of seven years, from June 11, 2012 – June 11, 2019. This accreditation certifies that the forenamed professional education program has provided evidence that the program adheres to TEAC’s quality principles.