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All undergraduate major programs are required to submit and follow a program assessment plan that covers a three-year cycle. These plans were updated in Fall 2016, with academic year 2016–2017 serving as year one of this cycle. Plans can be found through the links below. Discipline specific accreditations are noted.

(Note: Business programs* are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP), Overland Park, KS. All of the business majors listed below are assessed within the Business Core Assessment Plan, and follow ACBSP assessment guidelines. See this plan under Business Administration.)

(Note: Licensed and approved by the New Jersey Department of Education. Accredited by Teacher Education Accreditation (TEAC), Washington, DC. No separate GCU assessment plan is necessary. Students do NOT receive a degree in education, but are prepared for certification.)

  • Early Childhood P–3 and Teacher of Students with Disabilities
  • Elementary Education K–6 & Teacher of Students with Disabilities (TEAC)
  • Teacher of a Specific Subject K–12 & Teacher of Students with Disabilities (TEAC)
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) & Teacher of Students with Disabilities (TEAC)