St. Bonaventure University

Proud to be accredited by CAEP

The School of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). To receive accreditation, the school has demonstrated that it meets the following standards:CAEP long_Logo_web
  1. content and pedagogical knowledge
  2. clinical partnership and practice
  3. candidate quality, recruitment and selectivity
  4. program impact
  5. provider quality, continuous improvement, and capacity
The MSED in School Counseling and MSED in Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs are CACREP–accredited programs.


As part of that CAEP accreditation process, the following programs were nationally recognized by professional associations or reviewing bodies: 
Adolescence Education (BSED and MSED) CAEP
Childhood Education (BSED) Association for Childhood Education International, Council for Exceptional Children, National Association for the Education of Young Children, and CAEP
Educational Leadership — school building and school district leader (MSED and advanced certificate)  CAEP
Inclusive Special Education  Council for Exceptional Children 
Literacy (MSED) CAEP
Physical Education (BSED) National Association for Sports and Physical Education

CAEP annual reporting measures

All students in the School of Education meet rigorous requirements. They are well-prepared and successful in their chosen fields. Below you will see information and data about students and graduates of the School of Education.