Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Information Related to Teacher Education and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
In spring 2017, Randolph College earned national accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for its Undergraduate licensure programs and its Master of Arts in Teaching program.
Licensure areas include biology (6-12), chemistry (6-12), dance (preK-12), earth science (6-12), elementary education (preK-6), English (6-12), French (preK-12), health and physical education (preK-12), history/social science (6-12), Latin (preK-12), mathematics (6-12), mathematics – algebra I, music instrumental (preK-12), music vocal (preK-12), physics (6-12), Spanish (preK-12), special education: general curriculum (K-12), theatre arts (preK-12), and visual arts (preK-12).
CAEP’s Eight Outcome and Impact Measures:
- Measure 1: Impact that completers’ teaching has on P-12 learning and development. Information provided demonstrates that program completers contribute to student-learning growth.
- Measure 2: Indicators of teaching effectiveness
- Measure 3: Results of employer surveys, and including retention and employment milestones
- Measure 4: Results of completer surveys
Four outcome measures deal with completer satisfaction:
- Measure 5: Graduation rates from preparation programs
- Measure 6: Ability of completers to meet licensing (certification) and any additional state requirements
- Measure 7: Ability of completers to be hired in education positions for which they were prepared
- Measure 8: Student loan default rates and other consumer information
- Randolph College’s most recent Three-Year Student Loan Default Rate (2017-2020): 6.84% (National Average: 9.7%)
- Cost of Attendance (Please contact the Randolph College Office of Financial Aid to discuss how to fund the costs of a Randolph College education.)