Recent Decisions

As required by CEA and U.S. Department of Education policy, accreditation decisions must be made public. Decisions which appear below and in the Archive of Recent Decisions are reflected in the directory of CEA-accredited programs and institutions. The following decisions were made at the August 2023 Commission meeting.

One-year initial accreditation
Florida Atlantic University Intensive English Institute- Boca Raton, FL (programmatic)
LUMOS Language School- Salt Lake City, UT (institutional)

Initial accreditation of an additional branch location through April 2025
Antares Ft. Wayne- Ft. Wayne, IN (institutional)
GoAhead English Academy- Miami, FL (institutional)

Continued initial accreditation of an additional branch location
Language On Salt Lake City- Salt Lake City, UT (institutional) – through August 2026
Uceda School of Reno- Reno, NV (institutional) – through December 2026
Uceda School of Utah- Provo, UT (institutional) – through December 2026

Four-year continued initial accreditation
Columbia College English as a Second Language Program (CCESLP)- Vienna, VA (programmatic)
NYC Global Center (formerly NYC Academy)- Forest Hills, NY (institutional)

Ten-year reaccreditation
Bahçeşehir University English Preparatory Program- Istanbul, Turkey (general)
CAMPUS Education Downtown- New York, NY (institutional)
CAMPUS Education Midtown- New York, NY (institutional)
CAMPUS Education Times Square- New York, NY (institutional)
Durham Technical Community College English for Academic Purposes Program- Durham, NC (programmatic)
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) English Language Services- Chicago, IL (programmatic)
MILA Orlando- Orlando, FL (institutional)
Midwestern Career College English as a Second Language Program- Chicago, IL (programmatic)
MILO International Language Center- Weston, FL (institutional)
Ohio University Ohio Program of Intensive English (OPIE)- Athens, OH (programmatic)
Uceda School of Elizabeth- Elizabeth, NJ (institutional)

One-year reaccreditation
ACES Learning Center- Austin, TX (institutional)
University of North Carolina Charlotte English Language Training Institute- Charlotte, NC (programmatic)

Nine-year continued reaccreditation
Antares Orlando (formerly Internexus Orlando Language Center)- Orlando, FL (institutional)
Dallas Baptist University Intensive English Program- Dallas, TX (programmatic)
New York English Center- New York, NY (institutional)

Expiration (effective August 31, 2023)
University of California at Irvine Intensive English Program- Irvine, CA (programmatic)

Acknowledgement of Executive Committee actions
The Executive Committee acts on behalf of the full Commission in the period between meetings. The Commission accepted the following Executive Committee actions taken on behalf of the full Commission in the period between meetings.

Voluntary withdrawal due to closure
INTERLINK International Institute- Seattle, WA (institutional) – eff. 7/18/2023


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