ELI CEA Accreditation

Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)

The Department of English Language Instruction of The American University in Cairo, Academy of Liberal Arts is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) for the period August 2015 through August 2025 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, contact CEA at 801 North Fairfax Street, Suite 402A, Alexandria, VA 22314 or The Department of English Language Instruction of The American University in Cairo, Academy of Liberal Arts.

The Department of English Language Instruction (ELI) is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) which is based in Washington DC and recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For detailed information on these standards, click here.

Students, faculty, or staff members, as well as others outside the ELI who believe they have knowledge of a failure by our program or institution to maintain the standards, may file a complaint with CEA.

For more information on filing a complaint, click here. To file a complaint against a CEA accredited program, click here.