Trinity is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The commission has consistently reaffirmed Trinity’s accreditation since 1921, most recently in 2016.
School of Education
All School of Education programs are approved by the DC State Education Agency, Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE), and meet requirements for state certification.
Additionally, the School is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Individual teacher preparation programs hold recognition from Specialized Professional Associations, as follows:
The School of Education has submitted an initial application and self-study for accreditation for the Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling programs with the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Education Accreditation Contacts:
The Trinity nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and has conditional approval from the D.C. Board of Nursing (D.C. BON).
Nursing Accreditation Contacts:
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
The Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (A.C.O.T.E.) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (A.O.T.A.).
Master of Occupational Therapy Accreditation
The entry-level occupational therapy master’s degree program has applied for accreditation and has been granted Preaccreditation Status by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
OTA and MOT Accreditation Contact: