The School of Teacher Education is accredited by the Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation (OCTP) 3534 N.W, 58th Street, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, OK 73112-4725. (405) 525-2612.

National Professional Associations, Affiliations, and Approvals

  • The University is affiliated with a number of professional organizations, including:
  • American Association of Higher Education
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrar and Admissions Officers
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • Oklahoma Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • Oklahoma Independent Colleges and Universities

The University is approved by each of the following for participation in programs germane to their administrations:

  • United States Department of Justice.
  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement operating under the Department of Homeland Security for educating non-immigrant foreign students under the Immigration and Naturalization Act.
  • Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency for educating veterans and veteran's orphans under Section 1775, Title 38, USC.
  • United States Department of Education for participation in the National Direct Loan Program, Pell Grants, Guaranteed Student Loan Program, and College Work Study.
  • Social Security Administration for benefits to qualified recipients.
  • Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.



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