All educator preparation programs leading to Washington certification must be approved by the Professional Educator Standards Board according to WAC Chapter 181.78A. Program review is on a 5-year cycle, 7 years if conducted as a concurrent visit with NCATE (CAEP).
Post Site Visit Processes: Institutional Reply and 12 Month Follow-up Report procedures.
NOTE: The university certification officer is the party responsible for managing all certification requirements. Site review and program approval are separate processes from certification file reviews