Upcoming Reviews


In accordance with §602.23 of US Federal Regulations for accrediting agencies, a recognized accrediting agency must provide public notice that an institution or program is being considered for accreditation and must provide an opportunity for third-party comment. Comments are taken into consideration by the Commission in making an accreditation decision. More information about making comments is available at the bottom of this page.  

The Commission will review the following programs and language institutions at its December 2019 meeting. Comments must be submitted to CEA in writing prior to December 1, 2019.

Initial accreditation

  • ABA Language Institute- Melrose Park, PA (institutional)
  • High Expectations LLC- Malden, MA (institutional)
  • Notre Dame of Maryland University English Language Institute- Baltimore, MD (programmatic)
  • Trinity International College- Irvine, CA (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Brooklyn- Brooklyn, NY (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Elizabeth- Elizabeth, NJ (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Flushing- Flushing, NY (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Jackson Heights- Jackson Heights, NY (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Manhattan- New York, NY (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - Passaic- Passaic , NJ (institutional)
  • Zoni Language Centers - West New York- West New York, NJ (institutional)

4-year continued initial accreditation

  • University of Mississippi Intensive English Program- University, MS (programmatic)

Continued initial accreditation of an additional branch location

  • CAMPUS Education Downtown- New York, NY (institutional)
  • New Jersey English Center- Jersey City, NJ (institutional)
  • Open Hearts Language Academy - Boca Raton- Coconut Creek, FL (institutional)


  • American Language Center- Huntingdon Valley, PA (institutional)
  • Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology Aviation English Program- Fort Pierce, FL (institutional)
  • Bergen County Career Advancement Training, Inc. (BCCAT)- S. Hackensack, NJ (institutional)
  • CAMPUS Education Flushing- Flushing, NY (institutional)
  • CAMPUS Education Jersey City- Jersey City, NJ (institutional)
  • CAMPUS Education Manhattan- New York, NY (institutional)
  • CAMPUS Education Palisades Park- Palisades Park, NJ (institutional)
  • English as a Second Language International (ESLi) at the University of Minnesota Duluth- Duluth, MN (institutional)
  • Gallaudet University English Language Institute- Washington, DC (programmatic)
  • Language Exchange International- Boca Raton, FL (institutional)
  • Orlando Language School- Orlando, FL (institutional)
  • Showa Boston Institute for Language and Culture- Boston, MA (institutional)
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico (UNAM - San Antonio)- San Antonio, TX (institutional)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn English Language Proficiency Program- Dearborn, MI (programmatic)

9-year continued reaccreditation

  • ASC English School- Boston, MA (institutional)
  • Atlanta English Institute- Atlanta, GA (institutional)
  • Evergreen Academy- Annandale, VA (institutional)
  • Intercultural Communications College- Honolulu , HI (institutional)
  • Nomen Global Language Centers- Provo, UT (institutional)

August 2019

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December 2018

August 2018

April 2018

December 2017

August 2017

April 2017

December 2016

August 2016

April 2016

December 2015

August 2015

April 2015

December 2014

What kind of comments may I make?

Comments are voluntary. They may support the candidate’s application or question its compliance with the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions, which can be found on the website. In all cases, comments should relate to the program or institution’s compliance with the CEA Standards and should be based on your understanding of the program or institution’s ability to meet its mission.

What happens to comments?

The Commission will review your comments as part of its evaluation of a program or institution’s compliance with the CEA Standards. Comments must be received prior to the meeting, by the date listed above, in order for full consideration by the Commission.

Where should I submit my written comments?

By email:
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By postal mail:
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
1001 N. Fairfax St., Suite 630
Alexandria, VA 22314


Initial accreditation of an additional branch location