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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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Fees

Is CEA planning to reduce fees?

CEA did not increase fees for 2021. Review of the Fee Schedule is undertaken by the Commission in August each year for the following year. The 2021 Fee Schedule is published on the CEA website.

Does CEA have payment options or offer a payment plan? 

If you have outstanding payments due to CEA, please contact Joy Cook, Director of Finance and Operations, to discuss options at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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