Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)

The MMTTC was a charter member of the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE), and continues to hold Full Accreditation Status, which lasts through 2021. For more information about MACTE, please visit MACTE is accredited by the United States Department of Education.

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)

The MMTTC has received approval to operate from the State of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (“BPPE”). An approval to operate means the BPPE has determined and certified that the institution meets the minimum standards for integrity, financial stability, and educational quality, including offering of bona fide instruction by qualified faculty and the appropriate assessment of students’ achievement prior to, during and at the end of its programs. For more information about the BPPE, please visit

2018 Annual Report for BPPE
MMTTC School Performance Fact Sheet 
Salary and Wage information for Montessori Professionals
Job Classifications in the Field

Pan American Montessori Society

There are many Montessori affiliations (AMI, AMS, IAME, etc.). The MMTTC is affiliated with the Pan American Montessori Society (PAMS). For more information on PAMS, please visit

North American Montessori Teachers’ Association

For more information about this organization, please visit