Accredited Institution Details
Key to Codes:
ITP  Initial teacher preparation level only; includes all programs at the baccalaureate or postbaccalaureate levels that prepare candidates for the first license to teach.
ADV  Advanced preparation level only; includes all programs at postbaccalaureate levels for (1) the continuing education of teachers who have previously completed initial preparation or (2) the preparation of other professional school personnel.
Accreditation for five years: All standards are met, no serious problems exist across standards, and the state retains a five-year cycle.
Accreditation for seven years: All standards are met and no serious problems exist across standards.
Accreditation for two years with a focused visit: When at least one standard is not met and problems are centered in the unmet standard, a focused visit in two years will be required. If the standard continues to be unmet after the focused visit, accreditation will be revoked.
Accreditation for two years with a full visit: When one or more standards are not met and serious problems exist across standards, a full visit will be requested. If the standard(s) continues to be unmet after the full visit, accreditation will be revoked.
Defer decision: The UAB will defer a decision if the Board of Examiners (BOE) team recommended that any standard was met for which the UAB did not accept the team's recommendation. A supplemental rejoinder related to the new unmet standard(s) will be submitted for review during the next UAB meeting. If the standard(s) continues to be unmet after the supplemental rejoinder, accreditation will be granted for 18 months with either a focused or full visit.
Deny accreditation: When one or more standards are not met and the preponderance of evidence indicates problems across multiple standards by an institution seeking accreditation for the first time.
Revoke accreditation: When one or more standards are not met and the preponderance of evidence indicates problems across multiple standards by an institution seeking to continue accreditation.
 
LP In accordance with reporting requirements of Title II of the Higher Education Act, this institution has been identified as low "performing" by its state. For further information regarding the state action, please contact the appropriate state agency. NCATE is investigating this change in state status, and if it determines that its standards are no longer being met, will take appropriate action, including the possible revocation of accreditation.

Ashland University

214 Dwight Schar Building
401 College Avenue
Ashland, OH, 44805
tel: (419) 289-5366
fax: (419) 289-5331
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Accreditation Status:
   
LevelAccreditation StatusNext Visit
ITPAccreditedFall 2017
ADVAccreditedFall 2017
Accreditation Status Definition
    Accredited Since January 01, 1971 (Initial)
List of Recognized Programs:
    Biology/Life Science: Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Biology/Life Science: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Chemistry Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Chemistry: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Earth Science: Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Earth Science: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Integrated Sciences: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Integrated Sciences:Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Mathematics Education: Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NCTM
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Mathematics Education: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NCTM
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Middle Level Education: Post Baccalaureate (Grades 4-9)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): AMLE | NMSA
    Grade: 4-9
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Middle Level Education: Undergraduate (Grades 4-9)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): AMLE | NMSA
    Grade: 4-9
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Physical Science: Post Baccalaureate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Post Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Physical Science: Undergraduate (Grades 7-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): NSTA
    Grade: 7-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Special Education: Graduate (Mild/Moderate Needs, Grades K-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): CEC
    Grade:
    Degree: Master's
    Level: ITP

    Special Education: Undergraduate (Mild/Moderate Needs, Grades K-12)
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): CEC
    Grade: K-12
    Degree: Baccalaureate
    Level: ITP

    Technology Facilitator
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): ISTE
    Grade: K-12
    Degree: Endorsement only
    Level: ITP

    Technology Facilitator
    Specialized Professional Association (SPA): ISTE
    Grade: k-12
    Degree: Master's
    Level: ADV

     

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