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    Leading by Advancing Standards

    CEA’s mission is to promote excellence in the field of English language teaching and administration, as well as to protect the interests of students, through accreditation of English language programs and institutions worldwide. CEA achieves its mission by advancing widely-held standards to foster continuous program development through a rigorous process of regular self-assessment and peer evaluation.

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Annual Report

In order to maintain accredited status, all accredited programs and institutions are required to submit an Annual Report to CEA. 

2021 Annual Report Webinar


To watch the video full screen, click 2021 Annual Report webinar (34 min)  (PDF of slides with transcript)

Annual Report Portal Link

CEA Annual Report Portal

2021 Annual Report Instructions

2021 CEA Annual Report Portal Instructions (PDF)

How to create a profile on the CEA Annual Report Portal (PDF)

2021 CEA Sustaining Fees Instructions (PDF)

2021 CEA Sustaining Fees Worksheet (Excel)

2021 CEA Financial Reporting Instructions (PDF)

Webinar registration links



When: Feb 9, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: CEA Annual Report Portal Q&A
Register in advance for this webinar:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zxs_HfEsRYedgMUauFIYHg 
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