Program Quality

The faculty and staff involved with Southeast Missouri State University’s educator preparation programs take pride in the quality and reputation of those programs. Recognizing that there is always room for improvement, however, they regularly seek information that facilitates evaluation of program quality. The tools for gathering this kind of feedback fall into two main categories: internal and external

Internal Assessment

Faculty and staff in the Educator Preparation Program (EPP) continuously collect and analyze data in order to evaluate the effectiveness of programs. Additional information and data related to that process can be found on this page.

External Assessment

Several external entities regularly review educator preparation programs. These include national accreditors, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Additional information and data related to these external assessors can be found on this page.


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