Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education Programs (CAATE): Athletic Training program.
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) the accrediting agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP): Counseling program.
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), formerly the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE): Teacher preparation programs. (MSU has been continuously accredited since 1954, when NCATE accredited its first group of teacher education programs.)
Program Approvals by Professional Associations
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)/National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE): Physical Education Program
Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI): Elementary Education (K-6) Teacher Education Programs
Council for Exception Children (CEC): Inclusive Education, MEd; Teacher of Students with Disabilities certification; Learning Disabilities-Teacher Consultant certification; Special Education, MEd
Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC): Educational Leadership, MA
International Reading Association (IRA): Reading, MA and Reading Specialist certification
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC): Early Childhood Education (P-3) Teacher Education Program