Accreditation, Professional Learning, School Improvement, Assessment, Consulting, Professional Development, Strategic Planning


Who we are

Cognia® is a global, nonprofit improvement organization dedicated to helping institutions and other education providers grow learners, teachers, and leaders. Cognia offers accreditation and certification, assessment, and professional services within a framework of continuous improvement. Serving 40,000 public and private institutions from early learning through high school in more than 90 countries, Cognia brings a global perspective to advancing teaching and learning. Find out more at

What we do

Cognia® is a global network of enthusiastic educators available to help you strengthen your schools so all students have the opportunities that knowledge brings. When you work with Cognia, you work with educators who share your passion and commitment, and who bring decades of expertise in school quality, accreditation and certification, and large-scale assessment to help your team and your students thrive. 

Our global network reaches tens of millions of students in more than 40,000 institutions around the world. Joining this network brings you into a community of leaders and experts, sharing best practices and insights about what works day to day. Cognia members benefit from:

  • Valuable recognition through accreditation and certification, signifying their institutions’ commitment to high standards
  • Improved learning environments with a comprehensive suite of tools and resources such as surveys and diagnostics
  • Enhanced leadership and instruction through the Cognia Learning Community, a 24/7 online professional development platform for school leaders and staff
  • Personalized, local support to optimize your experience to match your goals

Other targeted services are strategic planning and leadership support.


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Jennifer Woods
Senior Analyst
888.413.3669 x5687

9115 Westside Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30009

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