University of Wisconsin-Stout Accreditation
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UW-Stout is a USDLA certified university

University of Wisconsin-Stout has earned the Quality Standards Certification for excellence from the United States Distance Learning Association. UW-Stout is the first university in Wisconsin to receive this distance learning certification.

thumbnail The School of Education at University of Wisconsin-Stout is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), 1140 19th St NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036 (202) 223-0077. CAEP advances excellent educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning. CAEP is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.


Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

The UW-Stout School of Education's undergraduate and graduate professional education programs including majors, minors, and concentrations are accredited by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. 

Higher Learning Commission

University of Wisconsin-Stout is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) located at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604. Phone: 312-263-0456 or 800/621-7440 fax #312/263-7462.