Empower your program's success! Equip your program with the tools to provide the best learning experiences for young children and provide the highest quality professional preparation of educators by meeting national standards of quality.
Two Levels, Endless Resources
Higher Education Programs
Engage in one of our higher education accreditation or recognition systems and demonstrate your commitment to high-quality professional preparation.
Find an Accredited or Recognized Degree Program
Looking to advance your professional knowledge and skills? Use the filter option in NAEYC's degree directory to narrow your search to find accreditated or recognized programs.
Early Learning Programs
Learn about the Early Learning Program Accreditation process and standards for ensuring high-quality experiences for children in early learning programs.
Find an Accredited Early Learning Program
Are you looking for a high-quality program for your child? This is the place to start!
Latest accreditation news and updates:
Become the active, engaged, and informed early learning advocate that you want to be!
Find your professional community through Interest Forums and online communities.
Support our mission and reach the NAEYC audience through your advertisement, conference exhibit booth, or sponsorship.