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 April 2022 Commission meeting.

Five-year initial accreditation
Millersville University English Language Institute - Millersville, PA (programmatic)

One-year initial accreditation
Solexian- Las Vegas, NV (institutional)

Continued initial accreditation of an additional branch location
Open Hearts Language Academy Tampa- Tampa, FL (institutional) through August 2024
Zoni Language Centers Miami- Miami Beach, FL (institutional) through August 2025

Initial accreditation of an additional branch location through December 2023
Zoni Language Centers Hempstead- Hempstead, NY (institutional)

Four-year continued initial accreditation
Adelphi University Adelphi English Language Institute (AELI)- Garden City, NY (programmatic)
EBETEC Language Academy- Hallandale Beach, FL (institutional)
Middlesex Community College Intensive English Institute- Lowell, MA (programmatic)

Ten-year reaccreditation
Discovery Learning Center- Fort Lee, NJ (institutional)
International Academy of English Irvine- Irvine, CA (institutional)
Open Hearts Language Academy Boca Raton- Coconut Creek, FL (institutional)
Open Hearts Language Academy Orlando- Orlando, FL (institutional)
Saint Leo University Bridge Program- Saint Leo, FL (programmatic)
University of Hawaii at Manoa New Intensive Courses in English Program (NICE)- Honolulu, HI (programmatic)
University of Texas at San Antonio Academic English Program- San Antonio, TX (programmatic)

One-year reaccreditation
American One English Schools- West Valley City, UT (institutional)
New York English Center- New York, NY (institutional)

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

Voluntary withdrawal from accreditation
Bell Language School- Brooklyn, NY (institutional)- eff. 1/7/2022
Texas Intensive English Program- Austin, TX (institutional)- eff 4/15/2022
Trinity International College- Irvine, CA (institutional)- eff 5/14/2022


December 2021

August 2021

April 2021

December 2020

August 2020

April 2020

December 2019

August 2019

April 2019

December 2018

August 2018

April 2018

December 2017

August 2017

April/May 2017

December 2016

August 2016

April 2016

December 2015

August 2015

April 2015

December 2014

See the Denial Actions page for information about denials and site responsive comments, if applicable.