The Education Department of the College of Saint Benedict / Saint John's University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The contact information for NCATE is as follows: 1410 19th St NW, Suite 400 Washington, D.C. 20036. Phone (202) 223-0077. This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs. The Department and its licensure programs are also approved by the Minnesota Board of Teaching. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University Education Department will be seeking accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation in fall 2019.
Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation