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University of Kentucky

General Information
Demographics
Praxis II Assessments
SLLA & KYPT Assessments
New Teacher Survey Results
      

**This institution has been identified, as defined in 16 KAR 5:010 Section 24, as an institution that is 'null.'**

About the Preparation Program*
For over 75 years the University of Kentucky College of Education has operated as Kentucky's premier center for research and the preparation of professional educators. The college is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The college offers opportunities for doctoral study as well as over 70 degree programs in six major disciplines in the field of education.

Designated Head of Educator Preparation Program
   Mary John O'Hair
   mjohair@uky.edu
   103 Dickey Hall
   Lexington, KY 40506-0017
   Phone: (859) 257-6076   Fax :(859) 323-1046

Current Accreditation Status:
 
   NCATE Accreditation:Continuing accreditation
   Granted : Apr, 2008
   State Accreditation:Continuing accreditation
   Granted : Sep, 2008
Quality Performance Indicator:
Quality Performance Index: Unavailable until further notice On May 14, 2007 the Education Professional Standards Board appointed the Educator Preparation Program Quality Measurement Committee to review the accountability measure(s) of educator preparation programs. On June 18, 2007, based on a recommendation from this committee, the EPSB voted in favor of waiving the QPI portion of the KEPP report card.

For details see: Click here.

The Educator Preparation Program Quality Measurement Committee will continue to meet on a regular basis in order to assist the EPSB staff in identifying effective program quality assessment measures. Once developed and implemented, the new measures will replace the QPI portion of KEPP report card.
 
Next Scheduled Accreditation Visit:
    Fall 2015

Web Site:
    www.uky.edu/Education
Supporting Links:
  Accreditation and Approved Certificate Programs
  Approved Program by Certificate Area
  New Teacher Assessment by Certificate Type
  Federal Title II Website
  EPSB Home Page

*To facillitate understanding, the report card uses the term "program" instead of the accreditation term "unit". For purposes of the report card, the two terms are synonymous, with "program" referring to ALL of the individual education programs offered by an institution or agency.