Empire State College is regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. This accreditation covers all degree offerings of the college. In addition, all Empire State College programs are registered (approved) by the New York State Education Department.
The information in this catalog is current as of August 2010. The college reserves the right to make changes in policy and regulations, and its faculty reserves the right to change academic content as circumstances dictate, subsequent to publication. Each student is expected to have knowledge of the information in this document and in other college publications. For updated information, contact:
School for Graduate Studies
Empire State College
111 West Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518 587-2100 ext. 2429
800 847-3000 ext. 2429
Master of Arts in Teaching Program Accreditation
The Empire State College Master of Arts in Teaching Program, which is designed to attract high quality candidates to the field of education by providing innovative pathways to teacher certification in the state of New York, is granted accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of seven years, from June 11, 2012 - June 11, 2019. This accreditation certifies that the forenamed professional education program has provided evidence that the program adheres to TEAC's quality principles.