Accreditation: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Graduate Certificate

December 15, 2022
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The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. University of Cincinnati’s online certificate program in Pre K-12 Reading Instruction is aligned with the International Literacy Association’s (2010) Standards for Reading Professionals, is approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education, and is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

The School of Education at the University of Cincinnati is consistently ranked as a top institution in the field of Education. Most recently, US News and World Report placed it in the top 100 Best Education Schools (2016).

UC pulls rank among its national peers in the U.S. News and World Report’s 2021 Best Online Programs standings, released January 26, 2021.

Ohio Assessment for Educators (OAE) Test Pass Rate – Our students have a 98% pass rate for the OAE test.

PreK-12 Reading Instruction and TESOL Graduate Certificates are Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accredited.

PreK-12 Reading Instruction and TESOL Graduate Certificates are chancellor-approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education for earning a Reading (K-12) or TESOL (K-12) endorsement after successfully completing the required graduate coursework and the Ohio Assessment for Educators test.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Effective July 1, 2011, federal regulations published in the Federal Register on October 29, 2010 [75 FR 66665 and FR 66832] by the U.S. Department of Education require postsecondary institutions that participate in the student financial assistance programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended, to disclose to prospective students certain information about the institution’s GE Programs.

Generally, GE Programs include:

At public and private not-for-profit institutions: Title IV-eligible non-degree programs (e.g., certificate and diploma programs).
At for-profit institutions: All Title-IV eligible instructional programs, degree and non-degree.

Contact Information
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PO Box 210014
Cincinnati, OH 45221
(513) 556-6308
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