UAH is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of UAH.


Alabama State Department of Education

All teacher certification programs are approved by the Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE).


caep accreditation

All teacher certification programs are accredited by The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs. CAEP is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.

Initial Licensure Programs:
Collaborative Education (6-12)
Early Childhood Education (preK-3)/Early Childhood Special Education (0-8 years)
Elementary Education (K-6)
Elementary (K-6)/Collaborative Education (K-6)
English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
French Education
German Education
Spanish Education
Music P-12 (Choral)
Music P-12 (Instrumental)
Physical Education (P-12)
Secondary Biology (6-12)
Secondary Chemistry (6-12)
Secondary English Language Arts (6-12)
Secondary History (6-12)
Secondary General Science (6-12)
Secondary Mathematics (6-12)
Secondary Physics (6-12)
Secondary Social Science (6-12)
Visual Arts P-12

Advanced Licensure Programs:
Collaborative Education (K-6)
Collaborative Education (6-12)
Elementary Education (K-6)
English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Reading Specialist (P-12)
Secondary Biology (6-12)
Secondary Chemistry (6-12)
Secondary English Language Arts (6-12)
Secondary History (6-12)
Secondary General Science (6-12)
Secondary Mathematics (6-12)
Secondary Physics (6-12)
Secondary Social Science (6-12)
Visual Arts (P-12)
Visual Impairments (P-12)


 

Accreditation Documents